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Roscosmos will set a radio beacon on the asteroid Apophis- VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 08 October 2012 12:49

The head of Roscosmos (the Russian Federal Space Agency), Vladimir Popovkin, said today, that Roscosmos plans to launch in 2020 to the potentially dangerous for the Earth asteroid Apophis a special spacecraft, which will set to the surface of the asteroid Apophis a radio beacon, which will accurately track the trajectory of the asteroid Apophis. 300-meter asteroid Apophis (2004 MN4) is potentially dangerous for the Earth, as in 2029 the asteroid Apophis (2004 MN4) will pass near Earth at a distance of about 36,000 kilometers, at the height of the geostationary satellites, and at the next encounter with the Earth in 2036, the asteroid Apophis (2004 MN4) can run with it. VIDEO:

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