Huge asteroid approaching Earth

Huge asteroid approaching Earth
Huge asteroid approaching Earth

A stadium-sized asteroid will approach Earth on February 22, NASA's JPL Research Center reports.

According to calculations, the asteroid 2020 XU6, with a diameter of about 213 meters, will reach Earth at a distance of about four million kilometers.

Two asteroids will also approach Earth on this day: 2020 BV9, with a diameter of 23 meters, at a distance of 5.6 million kilometers, and the second - 2021 CC5 with a diameter of 40 meters at a distance of 6.9 million kilometers.

Another series of asteroids will pass by Earth on Sunday. These are: 2021 DD1 and 2021 DK1, their diameters are 10 and 61 meters.

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