Earth set for an ‘asteroid encounter’ this week

The asteroid – named 441987 (2010 NY65) – is marked as a concern because it’s 230 metres in diameter and travelling just 7.9 lunar distances (that’s about three million km) from us.

If it were to strike, its weight could impact with a force 300 times greater than the Hiroshima bomb, scientists have predicted. | More…

| The Sun

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