NASA Claims, A Bus Sized Asteroid Will Pass By Earth’s Atmosphere Today.: NASA has predicted that today is finally the time for the bus-sized asteroid to pass by earth. After the news of the first giant asteroid passing earth, it is the second steroid in the same month. However, it is claimed to be as big as the size of a bus. Check out everything you need to know about the asteroid.
NASA Says Asteroid To Pass Earth’s Surface Today.
According to the combination of mathematical and scientific estimation, the closest to the fastest ratio of the asteroid was between 22,000- 32,000km from the earth’s atmosphere.
The question arises if it is hazardous to human life or not. From the theories, scientists have come up with, that the asteroid won’t even come close to passing from the earth atmosphere.
The US-based study named the asteroid as ‘SW 2020′ since it got discovered on September 18. However, NASA funded Catalina sky survey in Arizona to the asteroid the same.
What is taken into consideration by the NASA officials that a potentially hazardous asteroid’ RN2020′ have crossed the atmosphere of earth? However, the asteroid struck from the surface of the planet on September 14, 2020.
What If The Asteroid Enters The Earth’s Surface?
By the scientist’s conclusion, the size of the asteroid is roughly 15 feet to 30 feet. Nearly if the size of a bus. It claims it could be possible based on calibrating the brightness emanated from the asteroid.
One question that arises in the situation is ‘what if the asteroid enters inside the earth surface?’ To which the America space research officials claim that if the asteroid centre’s the earth surface, it may break millions of Heavenly bodies and kill lakhs of people.