The universe is a fusion of mysterious stones. Some of them are dangerous objects, others are not so dangerous. However, NASA also keeps us informed about what is happening around our planet. The space agency has issued a warning that another giant rock is rapidly approaching Earth next week.
A giant meteorite estimated to be close to Earth soon has been dubbed the “Monster Planet Killer”. This giant meteorite, named 2013 BO76, is capable of destroying the entire Earth if it touches any part of the planet.
According to scientists, a huge meteorite is likely to fly close to Earth’s orbit on March 24. Although the forecasts of scientists do not report possible damage to the Earth this time, they will remain vigilant. This is because the Earth’s gravity can cause a collision.
The meteorite was seen almost nine years ago, on January 17, 2013. At that time, NASA issued warnings for 2013 BO76, which was photographed on March 7, 2013. It is said that he was at a distance of almost 15 million miles from the Earth.
The meteorite, which is expected to come close to Earth on March 24, is 500 to 600 feet high.
The meteorite will make its closest approach to Earth on March 24, just three miles from our home planet, according to NASA scientists. Given the potential for destruction, NASA scientists are constantly monitoring the meteorite.
If you want to see this meteor, you can see it online as part of the Virtual Telescope Project at 22:00 on March 24th.
Earth’s biggest threat
Although asteroids usually come close to Earth, one asteroid currently poses the greatest threat. An asteroid called Bennu is expected to fly close to Earth in the next couple of centuries. According to scientists, the asteroid can approach us as close as possible on September 24, 2182. At this time, it will have about a 1 in 2700 chance of colliding with our home planet.