NASA scientists are tracking asteroid 2005 YU55 from the agency’s Deep Space Network at Goldstone, California. for at least four hours each day from 6th thro 10th November.
Radar observations from the Arecibo Planetary Radar Facility in Puerto Rico will begin on Nov. 8. The space rock will make its closest approach to Earth on Nov. 8 at 3:28 p.m.
The trajectory of asteroid 2005 YU55 is well understood. At the point of closest approach, it will be no closer than 201,700 miles (324,600 kilometers) or 0.85 the distance from the moon to Earth.