Truth stranger than fiction
(INTELLIHUB) — A 2000 foot wide asteroid named 2015 TB145 will safely pass Earth by a distance of 302,000 miles, which is slightly further than one moon distance, Saturday at 1 p.m. GMT.
One of NASA’s telescope facilities in Hawaii that observed the object has found its likely a “dead comet.”
And just to make matters more interesting for the epic Halloween passing, NASA images show the object to be ‘skull-faced.’
Dead comet with skull face to hurtle by Earth on Halloween — Yahoo News
The Halloween ‘asteroid’ skimming past Earth today is probably a dead comet — Washington Post
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