Finding Asteroids Before They Find Us!


Your mission is to discover, learn and share information about asteroids to increase awareness about asteroids and their impact to the world. Work with Major Tom to help our scientists stop asteroids before they hit us!

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If an asteroid is headed our way, we want to know that! Ask Major Tom a question and explore the interactive charts below to find out about the risk for possibilities of future impact with Earth.

Speed  |  
Brightness  |  
Passes Closest
to the Sun  |  
Passes Closest to Earth  |  

Asteroids - of - Asteroids Displayed

Number/Designation Speed Brigthness Nearest distance to Sun Nearest distance to Earth Time to Oribit the Sun(in years) Energy to get to Asteroid(km/sec) Danger Risk