Near-Earth Asteroid 2023 EY very close encounter: online observation – 17 Mar. 2023
Next 17 Mar. 2023, the near-Earth asteroid 2023 EY will have a very close, but safe, encounter with us, coming at about 238000 km from the Earth, 62% of the average lunar distance. The Virtual Telescope Project will show it to you live!
The near-Earth asteroid 2023 EY was discovered by the ATLAS survey on 13 Mar. 2023 and announced the following day. Its diameter in estimated in the 13 – 29 meters range, while the minimum distance will be reached on 17 Mar. 2023, at 11:35 UTC (source: Nasa/JPL).
The Virtual Telescope Project will show it live, online, 12 hours before the fly-by time, while safely approaching us. This way, you can have a look from the comfort of your home.
The live feed will start on 17 Mar. 2023 at 00:00 UTC.
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