Scientists discover 2nd moon near Earth that is going to stay for at least 1,500 years
Scientists have discovered a new asteroid dubbed 2023 FW13, which is considered a 'quasi-moon' or ‘quasi-satellite’ of Earth
Scientists have discovered a new asteroid along Earth recently. The asteroid dubbed 2023 FW13, is considered a "quasi-moon" or "quasi-satellite". The new celestial object orbits the sun in a similar time frame as Earth does, as per the media reports. The quai-moon is estimated to be 50 feet (15 metres). While orbiting the Sun, the quasi-moon also circles the Earth, coming within nine million miles (14 million kilometres) of Earth.