NASA Releases Best Images Yet of a Near-Earth Asteroid (Includes Video)

NASA Releases Best Images Yet of a Near-Earth Asteroid (Includes Video)

http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-nasa-asteroid-image-20140612-story.html

LA Times: “JPL-NASA releases images of asteroid 2014 HQ124 taken when the asteroid was between 864,000 and 902,000 miles from Earth.  The asteroid is at least 1200 feet in length.  It’s appearance consists of two lobes and a cavity.  One out of six asteroids look similar to this structure…”

Near Earth Asteroid Photographs 2014

Credit: Los Angeles Times – Science Now – Deborah Netburn – June 12, 2014

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