Toutatis asteroid is a stretched out, irregularly shaped mass with several ridges. Researchers say that the bizarre bright glints may point out surface boulders on the spaces asteroids surface. The Toutatis asteroid was regarding 4.3 million miles (7 million km) from Earth. That is about 18 times farther gone than the moon is from Earth.
According to NBC News, scientists speak that the asteroid spins on its lengthy axis every 5.4 days and wobbles from side to side space like a faultily thrown football. The Toutatis asteroid did not fake a threat to Earth as it approved by this year 2012, and NASA researchers say that there is no possibility it will hit our planet over the next 4 centuries or so.
However, the Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts lists the Toutatis asteroid space as a potential threat. They scheduled it as a potential threat; sense that it could pose a peril to Earth at some point in the future.