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Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Near miss: Trailer sized rock passes between Earth and Moon
A 42 foot asteroid (asteroid 2012 JU) flew about 118,000 miles from Earth on May 13, 2012 (roughly half the distance from the Earth to the Moon or 238,855 mi.). This time-lapsed video shows the asteroid's path as it passes the Earth.