Scientists have discovered three strange asteroids that are relatively close to the sun – one is the closest we’ve ever found, and the other may one day hit Earth
October 5, 2022
Astronomers have discovered the closest asteroid ever to the sun, a relatively large rock less than 20 million kilometers away—about 13 percent of the distance between the sun and Earth.They also found two other strange asteroid As part of the hunt for rare rocks closer to the sun than Earth.
These asteroids are difficult to find because in order to find them, astronomers must point their telescopes at the sun. This means there is…