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Nasa: 2012 DA14 asteroid ‘will not impact Earth’

Posted By admin On February 8, 2013 @ 6:29 am In World News | Comments Disabled

London Telegraph [1]
Feb 8, 2013

The 130,000 tonne space rock will miss Earth so narrowly that it will come within the orbit of some communication satellites, travelling at a speed of five miles per second – eight times the speed of a bullet from a rifle.


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[1] London Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/9856539/Nasa-2012-DA14-asteroid-will-not-impact-Earth.html

[2] Possible Seismic Activity on Asteroid 2012 DA14: http://www.prisonplanet.com/possible-seismic-activity-on-asteroid-2012-da14.html

[3] Video: Approach of Asteroid 2012 DA14 from Samford Valley Observatory: http://www.prisonplanet.com/video-approach-of-asteroid-2012-da14-from-samford-valley-observatory.html

[4] ‘Record close’ asteroid may miss the Earth but it could take out your phone: http://www.prisonplanet.com/record-close-asteroid-may-miss-the-earth-but-it-could-take-out-your-phone.html

[5] Blast it or paint it: Asteroid to threaten Earth in 2013: http://www.prisonplanet.com/blast-it-or-paint-it-asteroid-to-threaten-earth-in-2013.html

[6] Armageddon 2040: Nasa identifies new asteroid threat which ‘could hit Earth’ in 30 years’ time – and UN teams are working out how to divert it: http://www.prisonplanet.com/armageddon-2040-nasa-identifies-new-asteroid-threat-which-could-hit-earth-in-30-years-time-and-un-teams-are-working-out-how-to-divert-it.html

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