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Asteroid The Size Of London Bridge To Enter Earth's Orbit This Thursday.

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A London Bridge size asteroid is set to enter Earth's orbit on Thursday 17th September 2020.

The asteroid which is estimated to be the size of the London Bridge is officially known as Asteroid 2014 QJ33.

According to source, Asteroid 2014 QJ33 on 17th September will fly pass Earth with a speed of 19,371 miles per hour which is 8.66 kilometres a second.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has revealed that the asteroid they are tracking in space is predicted to be 48m to 110m 0r 157 to 360 feet wide which is equivalent to the size of the London Bridge.

NASA also revealed that the asteroid will not enter our planet's atmosphere but it will safely pass at a distance of 1,592,819 miles away from our planet.

They therefore urge us not to worry because Asteroid 2014 QJ33 will not crash on earth's surface.

London Bridge the size of the Asteroid 2014 QJ33

Nasa is currently monitoring more than 2000 asteroids in space which are dangerous but their chances of hitting the Earth's surface is minimal.

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