2012 DA14 Closest Approach (Animation)

An animation of the asteroid 2012 DA14 showing its movement against the background of stars during its closest approach to Earth on February 16, 2013. Images taken at approximately 30-second interval, with each image captured at 6-sec exposure, ISO 1600, using a 50 mm f/1.8 prime lens. Photo Credit: Anthony Urbano. For more images of asteroids’ close approach to Earth, click here.

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© Anthony Urbano (Manila, Philippines)

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