Italian Observatory Sees Asteroid Racing Away From Earth | Video
By Steve Spaleta |
Shortly after 2012 DA14's closest approach (about 17,100 miles away on Feb 15, 2013), Gianluca Masi of The Virtual Telescope (www.virtualtelescope.eu), captured imagery. 17 images, with 3 seconds of exposure each, assembles this animation. (Looped).
credit : Gianluca Masi / The Virtual Telescope Project