Asteroid Passes Near Earth, Moon

YU55, the largest asteroid to pass in 35 years, will not collide with Earth.
1:24 | 11/08/11

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And -- this theory -- -- It let's go went ahead and my. More from why this is an. Area I predict the world might end today it -- -- -- -- dinosaurs. Maybe -- plastic crates -- -- -- at seven. We're not so. Easy but still really really -- -- kick up a tsunami seven to meet right. Which is like fourteen meat and my. This is the closest approach by an asteroid. That large that we've ever known about in advance scientists have tried this -- since 2005 something this has so let's get behind yeah. They -- cost between parent and the men just 200000 miles away. When you think psalms ninety. Billion miles away she -- with -- with -- -- study asteroids like this just in case one day aren't things actually have to -- Hollywood Armageddon style mission. This places like practices -- -- night. If one of those monsters actually heads straight -- -- could happen scientists say not today. -- -- asteroid will safely -- 20 eastern time now. -- Good morning American.

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