Planet Earth had a close encounter with a space rock the size of the One World Trade Center (WTC 1).

Photo by Bryan Goff on Unsplash

Last Sunday (21), we met 2001 FO32, an asteroid about 500 meters long that travels at a speed of 124 million kilometers per hour.

Even if small in size when compared to other space travelers, 2001 FO32 will be the largest asteroid to pass this close to our planet in 2021.

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