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Best Way To See the Asteroid Tonight

Hi stargazers!

Asteroid DA 14, which will pass the Earth at a distance of about 17,000 miles February 15th.

Asteroid DA 14, which will pass the Earth at a distance of about 17,000 miles February 15th.

Asteroid DA 14 is due in the skies in North America in the next two hours, so I thought I’d provide links to the best live coverage. First, here’s a

live feed from NASA that begins at 9PM EST:

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/nasa-msfc

Secondly, here’s a compilation of clips from astronomers at SLOOH.com, which was featured on Dateline last night:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehqIecMNKY8&feature=youtu.be

That’s all I got for now, I gotta get ready for the tour tonight!

Happy asteroid-viewing!

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