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Asteroid: Hazardous or Not?

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Prometheus transit Saturn. View from Pandora

Interesting real events in our Solar System. Small moon Prometheus transit across Saturn disk on August 3 2013. View from another small Saturn’s moon – Pandora. Created in Space Engine 0.97

Close approach of asteroid 2013 GM3 with the Earth in April 2026

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Visualization of close approach comet C/2013 A1 with Mars

Histogram of close approach distances

L. Elenin

L. Elenin

The histogram shows the distribution of close approach distances to Mars, based on recent calculations. The column width is equal to the radius of Mars. “Red zone” – collision with planet, orange – the number of virtual particles into the Roche limit, which was calculated for comets.

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