Asteroid missed Earth

Posted: October 19, 2013 in General

Newly discovered asteroid made a "close" approach to Earth this week, at least in astronomical terms, the asteroid known as 2013TV135 came within 4.2 million miles (6.7 million km) of Earth on Wednesday, and it is likely to come back around in 2032, but there is only a miniscule risk of it smashing into the planet.

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