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Asteroid Apophis radar images

Asteroid Apophis radar images

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Asteroid Apophis radar images
These images of asteroid Apophis were captured by radar in 2012. In 2029, the 370-meter-wide space rock will come as close as 31,300 kilometers (19,400 miles) from Earth—closer than most communications satellites.

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