Asteroid 2007 TU24 will be making its closest approach within 1.4 lunar distances, or 538,000 kilometers of Earth on Jan. 29 at 12:33 a.m. Pacific time.
Asteroid 2007 TU24 is somewhat asymmetrical in shape, with a diameter roughly 250 meters (800 feet) in size.
Scientists at NASA’s Near-Earth Object Program Office at JPL have determined that there is no possibility of an impact with Earth in the foreseeable future.
This Asteroid was discovered by the NASA-sponsored Catalina Sky Survey on Oct. 11, 2007 and there is no possibility of an impact with Earth in the foreseeable future.
More Details here
Breaking news asteroids, meteors, ets other near-Earth objects tracked spacecraft NASA's Near-Earth Object Program Office Interactive orbit visualization known asteroids ets. There countless s solar system. amazing photos s from astronomers NASA spacecraft studying space rocks close. Tags: photos, asteroids, space, rocks, NEOs Removed from Impact Risks Back main Impact Risk Page. available observations given object grows often able rule previous potential impacts longer NASA, universities private groups working warning systems that detect objects from space like that struck Russia last week