Only a handful of scientists at NASA detected the asteroid as little as 21 hours before it crossed Earth by a narrow margin. The asteroids which are present in this belt do not pose any threat to the Earth.
The 2018 GE3 asteroid was discovered just one day before it skimmed past Earth in what scientists are calling a "surprise" flyby.
'Hours later, amateur astronomer Michael Jäger of Weißenkirchen Austria video-recorded the space rock gliding through the southern constellation Serpens'.
Asteroid 2018 GE3, an Apollo type asteroid, was flying through space at 66,174 miles per hour (106,497 km/h). First observed at Catalina Sky Survey in Arizona on Saturday, April 14, 2018, the asteroid - which has been labeled 2018 GE3 - swept past us at about half the Earth-moon distance early Sunday morning according to clocks in North America.
According to EarthSky, a large portion of the asteroid would have been disintegrated by friction with the air upon entering our atmosphere.
This particular asteroid was not just larger that the one that struck Tunguska, it was estimated to produced 185 times more energy than the Hiroshima atomic bomb, a report in space.com said. Nevertheless, a few of an asteroid this size may have gotten across Earth's surface area, and an asteroid this huge can triggering some local damage, depending upon different elements such as structure, speed, entry angle, and area of effect.
He has also frequently defended Cohen in the days since the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided Cohen's home and office. But on Monday's " Jimmy Kimmel Live!", Kimmel again seized the opportunity to mock Hannity for his connection to Cohen.
ZTE was a regular purchaser from Qualcomm Inc., Intel Corp., Acacia Communications and lumentum Holdings Inc. It has relied on US companies including Qualcomm Inc, Microsoft Corp and Intel Corp for some components.
Canada's Brooke Henderson remained bogey-free Thursday to take the second-round lead in the Lotte Championship. Hawaii's Michelle Wie, who has risen 100 spots to No. 13 since last March, made her 16th straight cut.
The parents of the three injured students chose to transport their children either home or to receive further medical attention. School officials say they will work with the family of the attacker and law enforcement in dealing with the incident.
They are able to win their games - all six. "We handled the pressure - the good, the bad situations - the whole season". We have to handle that. "We are able to win two games". " Of course it can happen , I assure you", said Guardiola.
Her 93-year-old husband, the nation's 41st president who served from 1989 to 1993, also has had health issues in recent years. Most recently, she was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on Good Friday suffering from shortness of breath.
Withdrawing from the deal was one of Mr Trump's first acts as president, delivering one of his core campaign promises. The 11 remaining nations represent 13 percent of global output and include Japan and Canada.
WWE RAW Results 16 April - The Superstar shake-up has begun!
Baron Corbin , Mojo Rawley , Zack Ryder , Chad Gable , and The Ascension all jumped to RAW without actually appearing on the show. I also believe that there is so much more that you can do creatively with the 3 members of The Shield on RAW .
Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Elon Musk Deep in Production 'Hell'
Finally, Private Capital Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Tesla during the 4th quarter valued at $318,000. In terms of profitability, The Company has a profit margin of -16.70%, gross margin of 18.90% and an operating of -13.90%.
Police haul off at least 80 protestors in Yerevan
Two opposition lawmakers set off smoke flares in parliament last week to protest Sarkisian's election as prime minister. Periodically, there are also skirmishes between drivers of vehicles blocked the protesters.
CM dispatches resignation of two BJP Ministers to Raj Bhavan
These two ministers had gone to pacify the people, but subsequently, their presence was mistaken for trying to shield the accused. This is the first time after the investigation started that CBI inspected the ground Zero of Unnao Gang rape case.
76ers C Embiid (orbital fracture) ruled out of Game 2
ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported that all Embiid had to do to clear concussion protocol was prove he could withstand contact. Winning the games played at home in Miami will be crucial to the Heat's chances of advancing to the second round.
Undertaker vs. Chris Jericho (Casket Match)
Whether this influenced WWE's decision to move Rusev from his one-on-one match with Taker to the 50-man Rumble is unknown. Here is a video of TMZ Sports catching up with Lana and Rusev for comments about the upcoming match.