Near-Earth asteroid 2017 FJ very close encounter: an image (20 Mar. 2017)

Near-Earth Asteroid 2017 FJ: 20 Mar. 2017

The near-Earth asteroid 2017 FJ was discovered by the Mt. Lemmon Survey in Arizona (USA) on 17 March 2017. Tomorrow it will have a very close, but safe encounter with the Earth (about 800.000 km). At Virtual Telescope Project we captured 2017 FJ while it was safely approaching us. For this, we remotely used a telescope in Arizona, made available to the VirtualRead More