Close Fly By: Huge Asteroid to Fly By Earth

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HOUSTON — Experts say the biggest asteroid to come this close to Earth until 2027 is passing by Monday night. So what can you expect to see in tonight’s crisp winter sky?! Pretty much nothing. BL86, which is about a third of a mile in size, won’t be its brightest when closest to Earth, around 10:20 PM CT.