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July 31, 2020

Arecibo Observatory researchers discover moon orbiting near-Earth asteroid

Researchers at Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico discovered a moon orbiting the near-Earth asteroid 2020 BX12.

[Facility supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation.]

Learn more in the University of Central Florida news story Arecibo observatory discovers moon orbiting near-Earth asteroid. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: July 31, 2020)

Credit: University of Central Florida

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