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asteroid 2021 rs2

Asteroid 2021 RS2 flew past Earth at an exceptionally close distance of 0.06 LD - closest in 2021

A newly-discovered asteroid designated 2021 RS2 flew past Earth at a distance of just 0.06 LD / 0.00015 AU (22 440 km / 13 945 miles) from the center of our planet at 07:28 UTC on September 8, 2021. This is the 81st known asteroid to fly by Earth within 1 lunar...

September 08, 2021