Eros (asteroid)

Eros (asteroid)

About Eros (asteroid)

433 Eros is a near-Earth asteroid (NEA) discovered in 1898, and the first asteroid to be orbited by a probe (in 2000). It is an S-type asteroid approximately 34.411.211.2 km (24.47.07.0 mi) in size, the second-largest NEA after 1036 Ganymed, and belongs to the Amor group.

Contributions by WolfmanSF, Kheider, and Kwamikagami.