On the day sooner than the presidential vote, no a lot much less.
Yep. The celestial object known as 2018VP1 is projected to come back again close to Earth on November 2, in line with the Center for Near Earth Objects Analysis at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Its diameter is 0.002 km, or about 6.5 ft, in line with NASA’s data. It was first acknowledged at Palomar Observatory in California in 2018.
NASA says there are three potential impacts, nonetheless “based totally on 21 observations spanning 12.968 days,” the corporate has determined the asteroid probably — phew! — is not going to have a deep impression, to not point out convey Armageddon.
The potential of it hitting us is solely 0.41%, data current.
CNN has reached out NASA for any additional or updated knowledge nonetheless has not heard once more.