Friday, October 09, 2009
Ready? Those without huge telescopes and/or in the wrong part of the world will be able to watch it here. The current status is as follows:
To give you an idea of how close 12,362 is, it's pretty much the same as the diameter of the Earth. Take a look at this image of the Earth and the Moon to scale to visualize the distance - it's just one Earth diameter south of the Moon right now.