Dangerous if the asteroid 2014 JO25?

• Harmful if asteroid 2014 JO25?

It is learned that NASA radar station has been fixed sufficiently large asteroid - 2014 JO25. According to the latest data, the asteroid will approach the Earth, flying over it in about 2 million kilometers.

Dangerous if the asteroid 2014 JO25?

NASA scientists all necessary measures for the assessment of all necessary physical characteristics were carried out:.. The size, shape, structure, etc. Thus, using a powerful radar in Goldstone, astronomers using reflected radio waves could carry out all the necessary studies of the meteorite in 2014 JO25.

Dangerous if the asteroid 2014 JO25?

After examining the celestial body, the researchers concluded that the "dumbbell" the asteroid looks a bit like a comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Which, in turn, was spotted probe "Rosetta" in September last year. By the way, it is obvious that the asteroid was formed in the same way as the comet when faced two medium-sized asteroid. So, already known to approximate the data of one of the colliding asteroids that formed in 2014 and JO25. Its diameter was about 620 meters and, on account of the dimensions of the second half it is not clear yet. However, there are many nuances that are to be discovered. Astronomers from NASA hopes that by using the Arecibo radio telescope trehsotmetrovoy of Puerto Rico can finally find out the parameters of JO25 2014 and discover all the secrets of his origin.

Dangerous if the asteroid 2014 JO25?

It is worth noting that in 2014 JO25 PHA was added to the catalog as a potentially dangerous space object to life on Earth. We remind you that in order to get into the list, celestial body must be closer to the Earth at a distance of not less than eight million kilometers and be large enough not to fall apart, passing through our atmosphere, and become the cause of the accident is not less than the regional scale.