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.
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%.
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.
I wouldn't believe every politician who said he was leaving office to spend more time with his children, but I believe Mr. Ryan's allies insist the party's top fundraiser and champion of a crisp GOP message remains in full force.
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.
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.
African asylum seekers and Israeli activists protest in central Jerusalem, against their deportation, on April 4, 2018. Israel's National Security Adviser, Meir Ben Shabbat, also spoke with incoming U.S.
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.
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 .
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.
Former first lady Barbara Bush 'refusing treatment'
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.
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.
Inc. Has $4.93 Million Position in JPMorgan Chase (JPM)
Advisors Capital Management Llc increased Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F) stake by 41,592 shares to 524,712 valued at $6.55M in 2017Q4. Finally, Lipe & Dalton bought a new position in shares of JPMorgan Chase during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $143,000.
Man City boss Guardiola reveals David Silva rest plans
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.