The giant asteroid, around the size of the Statue of Liberty, will track a peculiar path and fly between Earth and its natural satellite.
Conspiracy theorists claim the Earth is due a direct hit with an asteroid. This means that the close encounter on May 15 will be a safe one for our planet. On May 8, astronomers spotted the asteroid and gave it a new name before realizing it was 2010 WC9.
The rocky object has completed its orbit and now returns to Earth eight years later.
The asteroid's closest approach to our planet will come at 6:05 p.m. EDT (22:05 UTC) on May 15, when 2010 WC9 will pass just 126,419 miles (203,451 kilometers) from Earth - at exactly 0.53 lunar distances.
Pirates Top Giants 6-5 For 5th Straight Win
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Gotham Renewed for Fifth and Final Season on Fox
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An asteroid which was lost in space for eight years is making a reappearance tomorrow - with an alarmingly close whizz past our planet.
When the house-sized asteroid entered the atmosphere over Chelyabinsk in Russian Federation, it released an energy equivalent to around 440,000 tons of TNT.
With 2010 WC9 perhaps larger compared to the Chelyabinsk meteor, does it existing any type of considerable risk to Earth? Though not much was known about the asteroid until now, its visit was signaled in connection to the upcoming royal wedding at Windsor Castle in the United Kingdom.
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Authorities are still investigating and have contacted the National Transportation Safety Board , The Associated Press reported. NTSB spokesman Keith Holloway said he did not know whether the agency would get involved.
The army's media wing said that the Army personnel shifted four bodies and 11 injured to Muzaffarabad from Shahkot via helicopter. At least 25 local tourists, mostly students, were feared drowned when a bridge collapsed in Neelum Valley in Kashmir Sunday .
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We strongly believe that interests of Pakistan r supreme to all personal & political interests", tweeted Shehbaz Sharif. Nisar emphasised that the Indian government was to blame for the hold-up in the Mumbai attacks trial.
As of Wednesday, 121 E. coli cases from 25 states have been reported to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. Symptoms typically begin three to four days after exposure to the bacteria, but can take as long as 10 days.
They're working with a third-party forensic team to investigate the situation and law enforcement officials have been notified. On May 11 we learned that some of our Guests' payment card information from certain restaurants was compromised.
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Iraq votes for Parliament in first elections after IS defeat
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