Asteroid 2019 TN5 with power of 3 Hiroshima bombs just missed earth on October 5th 2019
Asteroid designated 2019 TN5 flew past Earth at a distance of 0.32 LD / 0.00083 AU (124 166 km / 77 153 miles) on October 5, 2019. This is the 52nd known asteroid to flyby Earth within 1 lunar distance since the start of the year.
2019 TN5 was discovered at ATLAS-HKO, Haleakala, Hawaii on October 6, one day after the object flew past Earth.
It belongs to the Apollo group of asteroids and has an estimated diameter of 5.5 to 12 m (18 to 39 feet).
The asteroid flew past us at a speed (relative to the Earth) of 12.72 km/s at 22:38 UTC.