Camera points to cloudy sky as asteroid gets closer

Image from Bayfordbury AllSky Camera shows cloudy skies at the moment over Hertfordshire
Image from Bayfordbury AllSky Camera shows cloudy skies at the moment over Hertfordshire Credit: Bayfordbury Observatory/University of Hertfordshire

You can watch live images from the Bayfordbury AllSky Camera here. Hover over the image for information on what you're seeing.

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Asteroid 'near-miss' with Earth

An asteroid big enough to flatten London has 'narrowly' missed the Earth on Friday night. Experts say it came as close as 17,200 miles to us.