On 25 January between the earth and the Moon flew a large asteroid

Yesterday between the earth and the Moon flew a large asteroid up to 14 meters in length. The asteroid was spotted on approach to our planet on January 20 and after 5 days he came close to the Earth on the minimum distance of 261 thousand.

The object passed between the earth and the Moon. The distance between them is 384 thousand km, the flight Speed of the asteroid 2017 BX reached 26.7 thousand km/h.