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5 asteroids set to pass Earth in the coming days, reveals NASA; Check speed, size and more

5 massive asteroids are expected to pass Earth in the coming days, according to NASA. From speed, and size to distance of approach, know all about the asteroids.

By: HT TECH
Updated on: Mar 01 2024, 19:04 IST
Asteroid 2019 DA1: NASA says asteroid 2019 DA1 will pass by Earth by a close margin on March 3, 2024. The asteroid is nearly 71 feet wide and it is moving at the speed of 48186 kilometers per hour. It is expected to come as close as 5.6 million kilometres to the Earth. (Pixabay)
1/5 Asteroid 2019 DA1: NASA says asteroid 2019 DA1 will pass by Earth by a close margin on March 3, 2024. The asteroid is nearly 71 feet wide and it is moving at the speed of 48186 kilometers per hour. It is expected to come as close as 5.6 million kilometres to the Earth. (Pixabay)
Asteroid 2024 CK8: This asteroid is expected to fly past Earth on March 4, 2024, with an approximate distance of 2.6 million kilometres. Asteroid 2024 CK8 is 98 feet wide and it is moving at a speed of 17408 kilometers per hour.  (Asteroid)
2/5 Asteroid 2024 CK8: This asteroid is expected to fly past Earth on March 4, 2024, with an approximate distance of 2.6 million kilometres. Asteroid 2024 CK8 is 98 feet wide and it is moving at a speed of 17408 kilometers per hour.  (Asteroid)
Asteroid 2024 CW6: The next space rock is the Asteroid 2024 CW6. It is said to be 33 feet wide and it is speculated to come close to Earth on March 4, 2024. Currently, the asteroid is moving at a speed of 9008 kilometres per hour and it will pass Earth at 3.8 million kilometres. (Pixabay )
3/5 Asteroid 2024 CW6: The next space rock is the Asteroid 2024 CW6. It is said to be 33 feet wide and it is speculated to come close to Earth on March 4, 2024. Currently, the asteroid is moving at a speed of 9008 kilometres per hour and it will pass Earth at 3.8 million kilometres. (Pixabay )
Asteroid 2024 DA1: NASA says asteroid 2024 DA1 is 150 feet wide and it will fly past Earth on March 11, 2024. The asteroid is moving at a relative speed of 35740 kilometres per hour. The asteroid DA1 is said to come as close as 3.5 million kilometers to Earth. (Pixabay)
4/5 Asteroid 2024 DA1: NASA says asteroid 2024 DA1 is 150 feet wide and it will fly past Earth on March 11, 2024. The asteroid is moving at a relative speed of 35740 kilometres per hour. The asteroid DA1 is said to come as close as 3.5 million kilometers to Earth. (Pixabay)

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Asteroid 2015 FM34: The last asteroid on NASA’s list is the Asteroid 2015 FM34 which is said to be 350 feet wide. The asteroid is moving at a breakneck speed of 39837 kilometres per hour and it will make a close approach to Earth on March 12, 2024, at a distance of about 7.4 million kilometers.  (Pixabay)
5/5 Asteroid 2015 FM34: The last asteroid on NASA’s list is the Asteroid 2015 FM34 which is said to be 350 feet wide. The asteroid is moving at a breakneck speed of 39837 kilometres per hour and it will make a close approach to Earth on March 12, 2024, at a distance of about 7.4 million kilometers.  (Pixabay)
First Published Date: 01 Mar, 19:04 IST
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