Asteroid to make close pass by Earth Friday, Feb. 15
It sounds like the plot in a science fiction movie.
An asteroid is hurtling toward Earth at 17,400 miles per hour. It’s estimated to be 150 feet across. And it arrives — today.
But this asteroid is all science and no fiction. It isn’t large enough to cause an extinction event, but it is large enough to level a city of millions.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call 218-855-5897 and we can help you.