It's a "cosmic shooting gallery" out in space, and today, June 30, 2015, is the first official Asteroid Day - a day to draw attention to this danger and to address ways of protecting ourselves from extinction.
Expected Max UV Observation:
This is today's expected maximum UV reading, taking today's weather into consideration.
- Protection required - UV damages the skin and can cause sunburn
- Reduce time in the sun between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. and take full precautions - seek shade, cover up, wear a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen