What the close approach of 99942 Apophis to Earth in 2029 will look like

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Here's a nice quick rendition of what it will look like to be on the surface of 99942 Apophis in 2029 as it grazes us. There is no chance of it hitting us, and at closest approach it will reach an amazing magnitude of 3.3, which is equivalent to stars that can barely be seen with the naked eye in an urban setting.


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