As it flies past, the space rock will be travelling at a speed of around 36,000 miles per hour.
The asteroid is set to make its close approach to Earth at 1:08 a.m. ET on November 29.
The moon will appear just 23 percent illuminated on the night of the peak, which could help visibility.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has warned of a close shave when the space rock passes on November 2.
"This event continues to be very high risk," space debris tracking company LeoLabs said of the possible collision.
The combined mass of both objects is roughly 2.8 metric tons.
The moon will be about 23 percent full on the peak night, which means there will be relatively dark skies.
The space rocks will all make their closest approaches to our planet within a period of around four hours.
Scientists spotted the star being ripped apart by a black hole millions of light-years from Earth.
Amazed eyewitnesses managed to capture footage of the fireball as it blazed through the Earth's atmosphere.
The full moon that occurs closest to the fall equinox is traditionally dubbed the "Harvest Moon."
When the object flies past our planet it will be travelling at a staggering speed of more than 17,300 miles per hour.
In the Northern Hemisphere, the September equinox marks the beginning of what's set to be quite an eventful astronomical fall.
Scientists announced the start of Solar Cycle 25, signaling the end of the solar minimum, on September 15.
Researchers who have observed the planet using the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT) in Hawaii, believe there is evidence to suggest alien life may exist on Venus.
Two of the asteroids will come within around a quarter of the distance between Earth and the moon.
"Too much excitement!" wrote one Twitter user in reference to the upcoming announcement.
This is the first Full Corn Moon for three years.
Supernovae are cataclysmic explosions that occur during the last evolutionary stages in the life of massive stars.
On October 31, Uranus will be at its closest point to Earth.
Meteor showers occur when the Earth passes through streams of cosmic debris.
A new study published with data from NASA explains that the shape of our solar system is similar to that of a deflated croissant.
"The Perseids are a major meteor shower and one of the best and most reliable of the year," said Rick Fienberg from the American Astronomical Society.
Sunspots are dark spots that temporarily appear on the solar surface.
Sturgeons are large, prehistoric-looking fish that date back as far 136 million years ago.
"Now is the best time of year to get outside and watch meteors," said Mike Hankey from the American Meteor Society.
The asteroid came within just 11 percent of the average distance between the Earth and moon.
Two of Saturn's many moons, Mimas and Enceladus, can be seen in the Hubble image.
The comet is heading back toward the outer solar system in its long, elliptical orbit around the sun. It won't return to our cosmic neighborhood for another 6,800 years.
Astronomers detected rare and never-before-seen structures in the galaxy's magnetic field including a helix-shaped featured and two vast "superbubbles."