4 Vesta can be spotted in the sky unaided, close to the Sagittarius constellation The asteroid is 50 times wider than the meteor that wiped out the dinosaurs It is visible in both the northern and southern hemispheres 4 Vesta will appear in the night sky as a dim yellow dot near Saturn and Mars From July 16, the immense asteroid will only be observable via telescope One of the biggest asteroids in our solar system has come so close to Earth that it is visible in the night sky with the naked eye.
An Asteroid So Close to Earth That It’s Visible to the Naked Eye
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