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Asteroid warning: NASA radars predict slim chance of impact with 600M rock – Will it hit?

Asteroid warning: NASA radars predict slim chance of impact with 600M rock - Will it hit? 1

The international group of astronomers estimates objects bigger than 460ft (140m) have a one in 100 chance of hitting Earth every 100 years.

But what about the NASA-tracked Asteroid 2020 DR2?

The object is racing around the Sun at speeds of about 20.80km per second or 46,528mph (74,880kmh).

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In the event of an impact, the rock would accelerate to 23.59km per second or 52,769mph (84,924kmh).

The asteroid also weighs in at an approximate 308,647,167 tons or 280,000,000,000kg.

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