Mega asteroid to buzz Earth on Wednesday

Here’s one less thing to worry about. A giant asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, but the folks at NASA say there is no chance it could make .

The space rock the size of the Rock of Gibraltar, per AFP, or six fields, per CNN, will make a harmless fly-by on Wednesday.

“Although there is no possibility for the asteroid to collide with our planet, this will be a very close approach for an asteroid this sizing, ” NASA tells in a statement.

After looping around the sunlight, the 2,000 -foot-wide space chunk named 2014 -JO2 5 will buzz Earth at a distance of 1.1 million miles, or a reassuring five times the distance to the moon.

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