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Asteroid 2012 TC4


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About this observation
Mike Olason
Time of observation
12/10/2017 - 03:37
Asteroid 2012 TC4
Observing location
Denver Colorado
11" SCT f/6.4
STF-8300M CCD Camera
11x1 second, 1 second and 30 seconds
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Asteroid 2012 TC4 was only about 80,000 kilometers from Earth and 2 hours 15 minutes from it's close approach to Earth on October 12 at 0542UT when these images were taken 1/2 hour before the asteroid set over the Rocky Mountains.

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