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LZ1 Asteroid June 14th 2012

LZ1 is over 1,600 feet wide and about 14 Moon distances from Earth, traveling at approximately 10 miles per second. Tracking photos of this newly discovered near-Earth Asteroid LZ1 as it makes its close approach to Earth. An unusually large Near-Earth Object, 2012 LZ1 has just been discovered by Rob McNaught and colleagues on 2012 June 10/11 - Slooh Space Camera will track live with Bob Berman and Rob McNaught!

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SLOOH SpaceCamera - tracking 7:23 pm cst

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