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Deep Space Industries says asteroid 2012 DA14 worth $195 billion

Prospective asteroid miners Deep Space Industries say asteroid 2012 DA14 set to brush past Earth on Friday may be worth $195 billion. An official of the company said the asteroid may harbor $65 billion of recoverable water and $130 billion in metals

Meteor injures hundreds in Russia, Update 1200 injured

Chelyabinsk - A meteor, travelling at a speed of 30 km (19 miles) per second, has crashed into the Ural mountain region of Russia, injuring at least 500 people. A fireball was seen streaking through the sky Friday before the meteor hit land.

Livestream: Asteroid 2012 DA14 flyby, a complete guide

Stargazers worldwide are waiting with eager anticipation for Friday's near-miss flyby of asteroid 2012 DA14. At its nearest approach it is expected to pass 17,200 miles from Earth, inside the ring of geosynchronous satellites.

Asteroid 2012 DA14 may hit communications satellite in 2013

Asteroid 2012 DA14, discovered early this year by the LaSagra Observatory in Spain, will pass inside the geosynchronous satellite ring about 35,800 km above the equator on Feb. 15, 2013. Astronomers say the asteroid may hit a communications satellite.
 

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NASA/JPL-Caltech Graphic depicts the trajectory of asteroid 2012 DA14 on Feb 15  2013. In this view ...
NASA/JPL-Caltech Graphic depicts the trajectory of asteroid 2012 DA14 on Feb 15, 2013. In this view, we are looking down from above Earth's north pole.
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Shows the area of North America where asteroid 2012 DA14 may be visible in amateur astronomers  tele...
Shows the area of North America where asteroid 2012 DA14 may be visible in amateur astronomers' telescopes at 7 p.m. EST and 10 p.m. EST on Feb. 15, 2013.
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NASA chart depicts asteroid 2012 DA14 s position and times during its Feb. 15  2013 flyby of Earth. ...
NASA chart depicts asteroid 2012 DA14's position and times during its Feb. 15, 2013 flyby of Earth. The asteroid will approach within 17,200 miles of Earth.
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 Asteroid 2012 DA14 will pass closest on February 15  2013.It will pass much closer than the orbit o...
"Asteroid 2012 DA14 will pass closest on February 15, 2013.It will pass much closer than the orbit of the moon - closer even that orbiting geosynchronous satellites (22,000 miles). "
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NASA map shows the locations in Eastern Europe  Asia and Australia  where the asteroid 2012 DA14 may...
NASA map shows the locations in Eastern Europe, Asia and Australia, where the asteroid 2012 DA14 may be visible in telescopes during its close Earth flyby on Feb. 15, 2013.
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Graphic shows the trajectory of asteroid 2012 DA14 during close approach  as seen edge-on to Earth s...
Graphic shows the trajectory of asteroid 2012 DA14 during close approach, as seen edge-on to Earth's equatorial plane.
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