Small Asteroid Buzzes Earth Today! How to See It Online.

A newfound asteroid will zip past Earth Saturday (Nov. 10), and you can follow the interloper’s trek live online.

The Virtual Telescope Project will air a show about 2018 VX1’s flyby on Saturday, starting at 1 p.m. EST (1800 GMT). You can watch the show live here at Space.com, or directly via the Virtual Telescope Project.

2018 VX1 was discovered just last week, on Nov. 4. The asteroid takes about 1.6 Earth years to complete one lap around the sun. There is no risk of an impact on this flyby of our planet, scientists say.

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