Tag: Meteor

A Gigantic Space Rock Heading Straight To Earth Today

A Gigantic Space Rock Heading Straight To Earth Today

The ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid Phaeton 3200 will zoom past Earth today. Phaeton 3200 is named “potentially hazardous” because it has the potential to pass dangerously close to Earth, at a distance of 4.65 million miles. It is the third largest near-Earth PHA (Potentially Hazardous Asteroid) and it’s named for its proximity to Earth. The asteroid…

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Geminid Meteor Shower Has Arrived!

Geminid Meteor Shower Has Arrived!

Let The Universe Blow Your Mind. Anual Geminid Meteor Shower is here! It is one of the most prolific and reliable meteor showers of the year. You will be able to see an average of 60 Geminid meteors per hour. This year you can enjoy darker skies due to a crescent moon not rising until…

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