June 27, Monday, near the planet rapidly sweep 18-meter asteroid 2011 MD. This celestial body will fly at a distance of 17.7 thousand kilometers above the earth. This distance is 23 times less than that of the Earth to the Moon.
See the "stranger" can be even in the small telescope. Unfortunately, not all humans will see a rare sight. It will be clearly seen over the South Atlantic and the Antarctic coast, but in the northern hemisphere is granted to behold the phenomenon.
Despite the fact that the gravity of the Blue planet can change the trajectory of "stranger", the researchers claim that the celestial body does not threaten us. According to The Daily Telegraph, even if it enters the atmosphere, it burns without residue, leaving a few meteorites.