Asteroid 2012-DA14 observations

asteroid-earthOn Friday 15th Feb. 2013, GLORIA will use some of its telescopes and additional wide-field cameras to observe asteroid 2012-DA14 during its closest approach to Earth. Near real-time imagery of the asteroid’s flyby and commentary will be streamed live at starting at 19.00 UT (20.00 CET). We will be posting images of this event, from the various instruments, to our special 2012-DA14 Flickr group. We invite everyone to join the group and share their own images from all over the world.
The list of sites and instruments involved is here.