minimoon discovery

Newly Spotted Minimoon Might Turn Out to be Something Else: Astronomers Explain

Now and then, a smaller space object gets captured in Earth's orbit for a short period. These objects are known as minimoons. So far, we've captured only two, 2006 RH120 and 2020 CD3.  Recently, astronomers have observed a new object,...

The Earth’s Minimoon 2020 CD3 Is Gone In space

One cannot help himself to fall for unfulfilled love stories, even if the protagonists aren't more than just rocks. Earth and its minimoon 2020 CD3 are their names. Not any kind of rock is in this situation, but we could...