Asteroid 2004 BL86 flies past Earth

January 27, 2015 12:49 PM

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Asteroid 2004 BL86 flew past Earth in a rare occurrence which is unlikely to be repeated before 2027.

Though the asteroid came very close to earth, there was no danger that it would collide with Earth. At the time of passing, the asteroid was about three times further away than the Moon.

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