5 asteroids hurl past Earth today, one nearly a quarter-mile wide

Wednesday marks an exciting day for space buffs as 5 asteroids make their pass by Earth

Wednesday will be an exciting day, to say the least as 5 asteroids are set to whizz by our planet and one of them is as large as the Eiffel Tower.

The Near-Earth object 2021 AC is traveling at over 31,000 miles per hour.

All five asteroids are set to pass the planet safely according to NASA.

CNEOS/NASA/JPL

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