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"NASA Asteroid Hunter Spacecraft Data Available to Public" (from @WISE_Mission) http://ow.ly/KSWka
Millions of images of celestial objects, including asteroids, observed by NASA's NEOWISE spacecraft now are available online to the public.
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Asteroid 2015 FM118 discovered. Flyby Mar 28 at 02:48 UT. Dist: 0.93 LD (0.91 LD from Earth surface). Size: 3-11 m.
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Asteroid 2015 FW117 discovered. Flyby Apr 1 at 15:59 UT. Dist: 3.59 LD. Size: 49-160 m.
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Asteroid 2015 FT117 discovered. Flyby Mar 28 at 18:17 UT. Dist: 2.79 LD. Size: 3-12 m.
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I'm not familiar, with this unit of measure. I assume Astronomical Units, to be too large by comparison; that this subject article is noted intersecting much closer than is appropriate to simply say .27AU or is it assumed to be intersecting based on /100th .027 or even closer than that? Do forgive my ignorance? Truly if it were any real threat at all, under terms of field/regional yeild, gravametric displacement and/or lessor yet still; as is tradition for all them like-entrusted, the date in question, is proven inaccurate/ back set four to eleven days; depending upon the threat or likeness thereof in "actual" kind.

In any case; It appears as if something's been, and likewise is being said.

Thank you for the update and summary information forthcoming.


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Asteroid 2015 FH37 discovered. Flyby Mar 27 at 10:25 UT. Dist: 8.91 LD. Size: 22-68 m.
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Asteroid 2015 FF36 discovered. Flyby Mar 28 at 06:18 UT. Dist: 3.53 LD. Size: 9-30 m.
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An interesting Near Earth #Asteroid (probably #Comet) announced yesterday, 2015 ER61 (click on Orbit Sketch button!): http://ow.ly/KSL0c
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For those needlessly worrying about #asteroid 2014 YB35's flyby tomorrow, here's an orbital diagram (WebGL required): http://ow.ly/KQCBS
This sketch illustrates the object's approximate orbit for the epoch given. Yellow/blue indicate where the object's orbital plane is above/below the plane of the ecliptic, respectively. The solid colored arcs show the orbits of the planets Mercury through Neptune. The grey line shows the line of ...
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Asteroid 2015 FV117 discovered. Flyby Mar 25 at 14:33 UT. Dist: 37.45 LD. Size: 71-230 m.
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Would you want a full asteroid, or just a boulder off of it? Guess what @NASA chose (via @SPACEdotcom): http://ow.ly/KPzGq
NASA will pluck a boulder off a large asteroid and return it to lunar orbit, rather than target an entire near-Earth object for relocation, agency officials announced today (March 25).
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Asteroid 2015 FG36 discovered. Flyby Apr 13 at 06:34 UT. Dist: 23.49 LD. Size: 34-110 m.
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Asteroid 2015 FP35 discovered. Flyby Mar 23 at 15:27 UT. Dist: 11.29 LD. Size: 26-82 m.
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The Minor Planet Center, or MPC, is the single worldwide location for receipt and distribution of positional measurements of minor planets, comets and outer irregular natural satellites of the major planets. The MPC is responsible for the identification, designation and orbit computation for all of these objects. This involves maintaining the master files of observations and orbits, keeping track of the discoverer of each object, and announcing discoveries to the rest of the world via electronic circulars and an extensive website. The MPC operates at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, under the auspices of Division III of the International Astronomical Union (IAU).