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At approximately 12:25 p.m., the asteroid will be at its closest to Earth's surface. At approximately 12:25 p.m., the asteroid will be at its closest to Earth's surface.
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

NASA is helping you keep a close eye on the near-Earth asteroid called 2012 DA14 from the comfort of your home or office.

They've already started streaming live video of the object as it approaches Earth. It's easy to see as it moves across the screen at this link: http://bit.ly/12pFtrN.

At noon today, NASA Television will provide commentary as the asteroid reaches its closest approach to Earth. At approximately 12:25 p.m., the asteroid will be about 17,150 miles above Earth's surface.

The half-hour NASA TV broadcast begins at noon and can be seen at this link: http://bit.ly/12pNeOn

So grab some refreshments, click on the link of your choice, and enjoy the show!

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