When will asteroid bennu hit Earth?

When will asteroid bennu hit Earth?

For ages, many asteroids are entering the Earth’s atmosphere. The asteroids catch fire due to the gravitational force of the Earth and the oxygen gas present in the atmosphere. The smaller asteroids get burned out before reaching the ground, the larger asteroids collide with the ground and cause an explosion. One such large asteroid is … Read more

What are Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids?

What are Jupiter's Trojan Asteroids?

Asteroids are small celestial objects which are leftover during the formation of the planets and are orbiting the sun. These asteroids are of different sizes, mass, composition, etc. There is a large number of asteroids located between the orbit of Mars and Jupiter. This area is known as the main asteroid belt. The asteroids located … Read more

What is approximate diameter of the largest asteroid?

What is approximate diameter of the largest asteroid?

We all have heard about different types of celestial bodies in space. Planets, comets, meteors, asteroids are some of the celestial bodies found in space. One such important celestial body is the Asteroids. In this article, we are going to know what are Asteroids, how they are different from other bodies like planets, what is … Read more