‘Very high risk’ defunct Russian satellite and Chinese rocket body will collide tonight: report | Fox News

Experts believe a defunct Russian satellite and a discarded Chinese rocket could smash into each other high above the earth on Thursday, according to reports.

Satellite-tracking company LeoLabs on Wednesday said the defunct objects could come within 39 feet of each other and that there was a 10% chance that they could still collide around 8:56 p.m. ET. The company deemed the potential crash to be a “very high risk.”

“‘Very high risk’ defunct Russian satellite and Chinese rocket body will collide tonight: report | Fox News” https://www.foxnews.com/science/very-high-risk-2-pieces-of-space-junk-could-collide-reports.amp

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