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Some good news for all Americans, no matter which presidential candidate you support: An asteroid that had been predicted to come close to Earth before Election Day likely has passed our planet uneventfully, multiple news outlets are reporting.

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According to CNet and Newsweek, planetary astronomer Michael Busch tweeted Monday that the asteroid, named 2018 VP1, “has, as expected, flown past Earth.”

“There was apparently nothing on the infrasound and atmospheric flash monitors today,” he wrote, adding that he was “still awaiting optical recovery from the asteroid-discovery surveys.”

NASA previously reported that the asteroid, first spotted in 2018 from Palomar Observatory in San Diego County, California, could come within 4,700 miles to 260,000 miles of Earth on Monday, according to Forbes. There was only a 0.41% chance that it would enter the planet’s atmosphere, the outlet reported.

Astrophysicist and “Cosmos” host Neil deGrasse Tyson tweeted about the asteroid earlier this month.

“Asteroid 2018 VP1, a refrigerator-sized space-rock, is hurtling towards us at more than 40,000 km/hr,” he wrote Oct. 17. “It may buzz-cut Earth on Nov. 2, the day before the presidential election. It’s not big enough to cause harm. So if the world ends in 2020, it won’t be the fault of the universe.”

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