Caption: Animation of a near-Earth asteroid passing close to the planet. There are more than 10,000 known asteroid that can pass very close to the Earth. Such objects are closely monitored to determine the risk of an Earth impact, which could have catastrophic consequences.

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Keywords: animated, animation, approach, approaching, asteroid, body, close, danger, earth, miss, missing, nea, near-earth, neo, object, passing, planet, rock, rocky, solar system, space, sun, threat

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Near-Earth asteroid

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Duration: 00:00:16.2

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

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