X-Spectral Class Object (153201) 2000 WO107 to pass Earth November 29, 2020

Cosmographia Screenshot showing position of Potentially Hazardous Asteroid (153201) 2000 WO107 at Earth close approach on 2020-Nov-29 05:08 UT and trajectory from SPICE SPK-ID: 2153201. Potentially Hazardous Asteroid (153201) 2000 WO107 will pass by Earth on November 29, 2020 at 11.19 lunar distances. It is brightening and its sky motion is rising rapidly, on NovemberContinue reading “X-Spectral Class Object (153201) 2000 WO107 to pass Earth November 29, 2020”

Large Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Safely Passing Earth November 22, 2020

7753 (1988 XB) passes closest to Earth on 2020-Nov-22 16:55 UT at 25.76 Lunar Distances (LD) or 0.06619 au. This is a safe distance. The orbit diagram (below) shows that this object approaches Earth from inside of Earth’s ellipse, orbiting between the orbits of Venus and Jupiter. 7753 (1988 XB) is large. Based on itsContinue reading “Large Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Safely Passing Earth November 22, 2020”