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Another Previously Undiscovered Asteroid Just Buzzed Past Earth for the Second Time in Two Weeks Another Previously Undiscovered Asteroid Just Buzzed Past Earth for the Second Time in Two Weeks

Astronomers have discovered a new asteroid—just in time to catch it as it hurtled past us at less than a tenth of the distance between us and the moon. It’s the second time that’s happened in two weeks. What have we done to anger you, space gods?

A Previously Undiscovered Asteroid Just Came Very Close to Earth A Previously Undiscovered Asteroid Just Came Very Close to Earth

On Saturday, a newly discovered 50-150-foot-long asteroid was spotted. Later that night, it flew by Earth at less than one-quarter of the distance to the moon. Don’t panic, though. It’s fine. We’re fine. Everything’s fine.

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