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The threatening asteroids will pass close to the Earth: NASA



This Saturday, three asteroids considered "potentially dangerous" they will pass very much near the Earth this one Saturday November 10, according to data from NASA.

The largest of the asteroids reaches 30 meters wide and the three will pass near our planet in a period of approximately four hours.

Three huge asteroids, 2018 VX1, 2018 VS1 and 2018 VR1, will pass near Earth on Saturday November 10. Photo: Illustrative / Pixabay

The space agency indicates that at 14:03 (GMT) they will appear 2018 VS1, from 13 to 28 meters, and will be located at an approximate distance of 1,391,535 kilometers from the Earth.

Only about 15 minutes later, will pass the largest asteroid of all, the 2018 VR1, with a width of 4 to 30 meters. The asteroid 2018 VR1 It would transmit about 5,066,418 kilometers of our planet.

Finally, four hours later, the asteroid 2018 VX1 It will be closer to the Earth, since it will only be 380,160 kilometers, almost the same distance as the Moon.

In spite of the potential danger of the asteroids, NASA calls for calm, since the distance to which they travel continues to be safe.

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