An Asteroid with a Moon!

My inner 5-year-old is delighted at our first view of an asteroid with a tiny moon. Of course, logically, we knew such things could be out there, but this one flew near Earth, and we actually have a (somewhat grainy) photo!

Animated gif of the asteroid with  a moon.

Asteroid 2004 BL86 and tiny moon (Photo by NASA JPL)

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