Tunguska event: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
June 30: International Asteroid Day
Published: June 30, 2020
Every year June 30 is observed as the International Asteroid Day. It is celebrated by the United Nations as well. Highlights The International Asteroid Day is held on the anniversary of the Siberian Tunguska event that occurred on June 30, 1908. Tunguska Event The event is the largest known explosion recorded in the human history ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
International Asteroid Day (IAD) observed on June 30
Published: July 2, 2018
The International Asteroid Day (IAD) is observed every year on June 30 to raise public awareness about the asteroid impact hazard and to inform the public about the crisis communication actions to be taken at the global level in case of a credible near-Earth object threat. In December 2016, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) ..