I looked at it last night. It's the brightest thing in the sky at present after the sun and the moon - brighter than Venus and is yellowish orange. They should call it 4 TRUMP being that it seems to be hurtling out of control and could destroy civilisation.
No doubt Robert and his christian mates are chanting implorations to their various gods and mythical creatures asking that Earth be bypassed and, if not, that only the non christians, atheists, agnostics and Weltec managers be squashed.
It's been a while since a big asteroid has come so close to Earth - 66 million years ago in fact. This was the one that wiped out the dinosaurs.This current asteroid, 4 VESTA which measures more than 310 square miles (800,000 square kilometres) in size – is 50 times wider than the meteor that wiped out the dinosaurs!