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NASA: Massive asteroid will not impact Earth in 2040

Kramer Phillips | @KramerPhillips| December 23, 2012

NASA: Massive asteroid will not impact Earth in 2040

Massive asteroid will miss Earth, according to NASA.

NASA has some good news for all of us living here on Earth: Don’t expect an asteroid impact in 2040.

The U.S.-based space agency announced Friday that a new analysis of the¬†460-foot space rock — known as 2011 AG5 — finds that it will not impact Earth in 2040.

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