Discovered just this year, 2014 EK24 is large enough and close enough to be an attractive target. However, it’s Earth-like orbit may suggest that it is a remnant of Earth or the Moon. Further characterization is needed to determine if it contains high concentrations of valuable resources.
SIZE: 61 – 136 meters
MISSION CADENCE: 1 year
TRAVEL TIME: 9 months
NEXT LAUNCH: Sept 2016
DELTAV from LEO: 4.0 – 4.5 km/sMore