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near-earth object

[‚nir ′ərth ‚äb‚jekt]
(astronomy)
An asteroid or comet whose orbit takes it within 1.3 astronomical units of the sun.
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According to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), the approaching asteroid, labeled as (https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=2016%20NN15;old=0;orb=0;cov=0;log=0;cad=1#cad) 2016 NN15 , has a maximum diameter of 85 feet.
NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) has detected two massive asteroids that are currently heading for Earth.
According to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), a total of four asteroids will approach the planet before June ends.
According to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), a total of seven asteroids will approach Earth before June ends.
NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) first noticed that asteroid (https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=2019%20LB2;orb=1;old=0;cov=0;log=0;cad=1#cad) 2019 LB2 was approaching Earth this year on May 21.
According to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), 2019 LU4 will approach Earth on June 18 at 5:29 a.m.
NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) is currently monitoring five asteroids that are expected to zip past Earth this weekend.
NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) has detected three asteroids, two of which are as big as a football field, that will closely fly past Earth tomorrow (June 14). The three asteroids are part of a huge group of near-Earth objects that visited the planet's neighborhood this week.
According to the agency's Center for Near Earth Objects (CNEOS), the approaching asteroid is about as big as a football field.
The author argues that the planet needs to prepare for threats from Near Earth Objects like comets, asteroids, and meteors and that the five permanent members of the UN Security Council should lead the creation of a Cosmic Command to defend against them as well as terrestrial disasters.
Near Earth Objects (NEO) Project Group of Space Generation Advisory Council held an international campaign last year to name the asteroid in which citizens across the world could suggest their names, the Iranian students' news agency reported.

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