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Newly discovered asteroid 2019 AS5 just had a close flyby with Earth

Newly discovered asteroid 2019 AS5 just had a close flyby with Earth A newly discovered asteroid designated 2019 AS5 flew past Earth at a very close distance of 0.04 LD / 0.00010 AU (14 959 km / 9 295 miles) on January 8, 2019. This is the 1st known asteroid to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance this year and…