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  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 11:21 UTC

    A little-known asteroid will skim past Earth on 15 February, passing just 28 000 km from our planet. The 50 m-diameter chunk of space rock was discovered last year by ESA-sponsored amateur...

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    Date/Time: 2021-11-01 09:34 UTC

  • Type: Document
    Date/Time: 2021-11-05 13:47 UTC

    November 2021 Newsletter

  • Type: Document
    Date/Time: 2021-11-08 15:08 UTC

    Asteroid 2019 XS

  • Type: Document
    Date/Time: 2019-08-02 15:34 UTC

    September 2015 Newsletter

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    Date/Time: 2021-11-18 08:35 UTC

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    Date/Time: 2021-11-18 08:35 UTC

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    Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-04 14:10 UTC

    Links NEO Information Centres NEODyS - The Near-Earth Object Dynamic Site https://newton.spacedys.com/neodys/ AstDyS - The Asteroids Dynamic Site https://newton.spacedys.com/astdys/ The Minor...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 11:37 UTC

    While the sky becomes more and more continuously scanned by ground and space-based NEO surveys, discovering objects in unusual orbital configurations represents the new frontier. Their dynamics...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:12 UTC

    Last month, ESA's near-Earth asteroid coordination centre triggered a series of European observations that confirmed an unknown object was, in fact, of human origin. The confirmation was the...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 11:38 UTC

    The data gathered by the US WISE mission have been released as public domain on 14 March 2012. This release provides improved calibration and processing algorithms.

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:08 UTC

    Soon after having been spotted in the sky on 8 October 2013 from the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory (Ukraine), asteroid 2013TV135 topped the Risk Page. Being a relatively large object (500...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:15 UTC

    The number of known Near-Earth Asteroids has just overcome 10,000 units! This result represents an important achievement if one thinks that over the one hundred years between 1898 (when the first...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:06 UTC

    On 8 November 2013 asteroid 2013 TV135 has been removed from the Risk Page. The non-zero impact probability spotted by monitoring systems just after its discovery (on 8 October 2013)...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:05 UTC

    If an asteroid is discovered which could come very close to Earth, it is important to coordinate observational activities quickly to better know its precise flyby distance.This is illustrated by...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 15:01 UTC

    The first recovery campaign carried out by the ESA NEO Coordination Centre in coordination with ESO, using the Very Large Telescope (VLT) (VLT telescopes on the Paranal mountain in Chile (credit:...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 13:24 UTC

    Each year, astronomers worldwide discover over 1000 new asteroids or other space rocks that could strike our planet. And if one is spotted heading towards Earth, experts working in ESA and national...

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-06 14:41 UTC


    ESA and national disaster response offices recently rehearsed how to react if a threatening space rock is ever discovered to be on a collision course with Earth.
    Last month, experts from...

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  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-07 09:36 UTC

    Spotting Earth-threatening asteroids is tough partly because the sky is so big. But insects offer an answer, since they figured out long ago how to look in many directions at once.

  • Type: Web Content Article
    Date/Time: 2019-06-05 14:48 UTC

    The word "precovery" has entered the astronomical jargon rather recently but it quickly grew in popularity among asteroid hunters. It refers to the finding of an archival observation of an object...

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