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Terrifying stadium-sized asteroid rushing towards Earth rapidly

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Although small asteroids frequently pass by Earth, they do so safely or most of them burn up in the Earth's atmosphere itself.

But how big of an asteroid would have the destructive power to end all life on Earth? Well, NASA scientists estimate that an asteroid would have to be about 96 km wide to completely and utterly wipe out life on Earth.Now, a colossal asteroid is expected to pass by Earth today.

Here's what NASA says about this asteroid.Space agencies around the world, including NASA are on alert as a gigantic 770 feet wide is expected to pass by Earth today.

In fact, it is so big that its size can be compared to a stadium! NASA has warned that this space rock, named Asteroid 2019 OR1, will make its closest approach to Earth today, November 21, at a distance of 6.9 million kilometers.Although the distance might seem a lot, it is relatively a small number in astronomical distances, considering how big the asteroid is!

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