NASA says, "As they orbit the Sun, near-Earth objects can sometimes approach close to Earth.
"Keep in mind that a" near "astronomical passage can be very far in human terms: millions or even tens of millions of kilometers. ”
The TV1 asteroid is estimated to measure anywhere in the range of 55.7 feet to 124.6 feet (17 m to 38 m) through
The rock flies through space at a speed of about 8.97 km per second or 20,065 mph (32,292kph).
The asteroid approached Earth about 2.41am BST (1.41am UTC) today.
Asteroid trackers first spotted TV1 on October 5, 2019.