Just five years ago a slightly smaller asteroid entered Earth's atmosphere in Chelyabinsk, Russia with the force of a nuclear explosion shattering thousands of windows in buildings and injuring 1,500 people.in the area.
It will remain about 64,000 kilometres from Earth, which is less than one-fifth the distance to the Moon.
"Although 2018 CB is quite small, it might well be larger than the asteroid that entered the atmosphere over Chelyabinsk, Russia, nearly exactly five years ago, in 2013", he added. The rock exploded in the atmosphere 14.5 miles (23.3 kilometers) above Russia's Chelyabinsk region in February 2013.
Fortunately, the space station said that 2018 CB will "safely pass" Earth.
Police are telling anyone who receives the video to delete it, don't share it and to contact their internet service provider. Facebook has released a statement about a recent incident of child pornography being shared on the social media platform.
Lawyers for the WikiLeaks founder asked the court to withdraw the warrant, saying it had "lost its purpose", the BBC reported . In the previous year , Assange has also been active in a campaign to support secessionists in the Catalonia region of Spain.
Security Council in December 2016. "And so this Council is at a crossroads", Haley told the council last Wednesday. A USA -led resolution to impose additional sanctions and an arms embargo on South Sudan failed at the U.N.
A team of 168 " Olympic Athletes from Russia" was already set to compete in South Korea after being invited by the IOC. The IOC also said two athletes, one from each of the Koreas, will be the flag-bearers.
Moon will also hold a lunch with the North Korean delegation, his spokesman, Kim Eui-kyeom, told a media briefing. As he warns the world against falling for North Korea's diplomatic overtures around the Winter Olympics, U.S.
Prime Minister Abbasi said the war against terrorism will continue till the elimination of the last terrorist from Pakistan. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, one of the deadliest against the military in recent years.
The atmosphere remained gloomy in Kabal tehsil of Swat on Sunday a day after the suicide attack at the army sports area. The region was controlled by a local faction of the Taliban between 2007 and 2009. "Wait for more (attacks) to follow".
The passenger said the feeling was very eerie and that it went completely silent before he heard the boom and then screams. Karen Edwards and her 7-year-old daughter, Maddie, took doughnuts to rescue workers near the scrash site Sunday morning.
West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil futures are edging higher early Friday. Goldman Sachs has been noted in the past as having a bullish outlook on the global oil market.
It's the ideal mashup with the full moon on its closest orbit to earth, and earth's shadow covering up the face of the moon. All of Alaska will be able to see the eclipse, weather-willing. "They don't necessarily line up with each other".
North Korea says it's not interested in meeting US VP Pence
Mr Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom said the North Korean delegates will attend the opening ceremony of the Games on Friday evening. South Korea Winter Olympics will start in the northeastern city of Pyeongchang as of Friday (February 9).
The Surge 2 Confirmed For 2019
It isn't clear if The Surge 2 multiplayer will be a thing, but I can definitely see the potential for an awesome co-op experience. Combat is more brutal and tactical than ever , with even more options thanks to an expanded limb targeting system .
Hamlin to carry USA flag into opening ceremony
Speaking before Davis' tweet, Hamlin said her family would be thrilled to watch her carry the flag. "I slide that's what I do. Walking out in front of a lot of people and even more people watching from home. that's going to be way more nerve wracking".
N.Korea 'earned $261m from banned exports'
These range from banning coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood to capping crude-oil and refined petroleum products' imports. The report said there was not enough "political will" and coordination to ensure sanctions were fully working.
Moscow denounces "anti-Russian" US nuclear policy
The bomb dropped on Hiroshima was 'low-yield, ' " the Nobel Peace Prize-winning nongovernmental organization said. The U.S. says it needs smaller nuclear weapons as a deterrence against other so-called "Great Powers".
Russian Su-25 fighter shot down in Syria
Russia, later carried out massive retaliatory strikes in the region which has killed no of rebels. A Russian warplane was shot down Saturday in Syria, according to Russian state-run news agencies.
Former Temptations Singer Dennis Edwards Dies at Age 74
As a teen, Edwards sang gospel, but, like Sam Cooke and many other prominent gospel performers, he turned to rhythm & blues. According to Rolling Stone , Dennis was best known as a lead singer of legendary Motown music group the Temptations .
United States stocks close lower on sell-off
President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting and the U.S.jobs report. Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.4%, as Apple (AAPL) dragged lower and despite gains by all four FANG stock tech leaders.