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28 November 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 28NOV2014

Bright Meteor/Fireball Lights Up Night Sky in California
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Bright Meteor Fireball Lights Up California Skies California Meteor=2015 PST 25NOV2014 Multiple Meteor Sighting Reports!

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 27NOV2014
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California Meteor 25NOV2014blogspot.com25NOV2014 David Wingo San Diego, CA, USA 2005 PST 3-4 seconds right to left yellow/red fireball moon ...

'Meteoric Smoke': Comet Siding Spring Could Alter Mars Chemistry Permanently
Universe Today
The comet's dust likely produced a meteor shower or meteor storm when particles from it crashed into the upper atmosphere, which “literally changed ...

UA marks anniversary of meteorite hitting woman
The Washington Times - 12 hours
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - There's only one documented case of a meteorite hitting a person, and it happened in the east Alabama town of ...

60-Year Anniversary: Meteorite Hits Alabama Woman
WKRG News 5 Mobile - 7 hours
There's only one documented case of a meteorite hitting a person, and it happened in the east Alabama town of Sylacauga.

Space Rock Sheds Light on Mysterious Mineral on Earth
LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News - 4 hours
A rock from space is giving scientists the first glimpse of a mineral long thought to be the most abundant mineral on Earth, but which ...

Lucky strike in search for Earth's most common mineral
New Scientist - 5 hours
Rare sample of a deep Earth mineral that makes up more than a third of our planet's volume means it can officially be named bridgmanite

Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China
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Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern ...

Geminid Meteor Shower on December 13 and 14
Maine News Online
The Geminid meteor shower will make its appearance overnight on December 13-14. It can produce as many as 30 to 40 meteors an hour at the time ...

Comet Siding Spring Could Alter The Atmosphere Of Mars Forever
io9
The comet's dust likely produced a meteor shower or meteor storm when particles from it crashed into the upper atmosphere, which "literally changed ...

Geminid meteor shower to light up skies in December
Sydney Morning Herald
The Geminid meteor shower can produce as many as 30 to 40 meteors an hour during peak activity over Australia. Occasionally there's also a bright ...

Meteor in LA?
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20141125 20:10 Drive on Gale Av. towards west. Just pass Hacienda Av. Saw this light on the sky at my left hand side (3:00 in this video). Is this some ...

Australians Could Expect To See 30-40 Meteors An Hour During Geminid Shower On Dec 13-14
International Business Times AU
A meteor shower lights up the sky over the Mexican volcano Popocatepetl near the village San Nicolas de los Ranchos in Mexican state of Puebla in ...

STARS: North Wales Astronomy buff Brian Woosnam's tips for December
Rhyl Journal
Sunday 14th is the peak of the Geminid meteor showers the best time to catch these will be after midnight on the 13th till early morning on the 14th.

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Northern China / Inner Mongolia Asteroid Meteor 26/27NOV2014 w/ Video

Northern China / Inner Mongolia Asteroid Meteor 26/27NOV2014 w/ video
Breaking News- details of date and time yet unknown
Northern China / Inner Mongolia Asteroid Meteor 26/27NOV2014 w/ video
Source- LiveLeak / NBC NEWS
Updates Pending- check back.

Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China
Posted on YouTube by LiveLeak 4 views
Published on Nov 27, 2014
Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China Asteroid China VIDEO Meteor Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China Surveillance camera at highway toll station captured the moment a white flash, believed to be an asteroid, tore across the sky in Inner Mongolia. ...
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Asteroid Lights Up Night Sky in Northern China
NBC News .com
http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/asteroid-lights-night-sky-northern-china-n257246

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27 November 2014

GEMINID METEOR SHOWER - 13DEC/14DEC2014 Video

GEMINID METEOR SHOWER - 13DEC2014-14DEC2014 Video
GEMINID METEOR SHOWER - Dec 13th -14th 2014
Posted to YouTube by nemesis maturity 959 views
2014 Geminids Forecast
This year the Geminids will peak during the night (starting at 9-10 p.m.) and early morning hours of 13 and 14 of December. You will want to view these meteors during the earlier part of the night as a quarter moon will rise around midnight. ...

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The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 27NOV2014

California Meteor 25NOV2014
blogspot.com
25NOV2014 David Wingo San Diego, CA, USA 2005 PST 3-4 seconds right to left yellow/red fireball moon no none. All meteor sighting reports can be ...

Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
blogspot.com
Planets and Meteor Showers: Mars sets an hour or so after sunset; Jupiter is in Leo and rises around 10 p.m. It can be viewed most of the evening.

Geminid meteor shower to light up skies in December
Brisbane Times
The Geminid meteor shower can produce as many as 30 to 40 meteors an hour during peak activity over Australia. This year's peak is overnight on ...

Planets, meteors and the Christmas program
My Eastern Shore
The cold winter nights of December also feature two notable meteorshowers. The more famous and more prolific is the Geminids, which peak during ...

Geminid meteor shower to peak December 13-14
Delhi Daily News
Sydney: The Geminid meteor shower is set to light up skies in Australia in ... The meteor shower can produce as many as 30 to 40 meteors an hour ...

37 reports
amsmeteors.org
AMS received 37 reports about a fireball seen over CA on November 26th 2014 around 04:08 (UTC)

Bencubbin, Western Australia: Travel guide and things to doBrisbane Times - 20 hours
Bencubbin is a typical sleepy wheatbelt town.

Rosetta mission sends Aerosmith track plays into orbitDaily Telegraph - 10 hours
Aerosmith classic I Don't Want To Miss a Thing received a huge boost on Spotify due to the Rosetta Philae mission

meteor 11 25 2014
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I'm not sure how good this is gonna view after moviemaker was done and the upload but here's a nice size meteor I watched fall while driving home on ... ??? Doesnt appear to be a meteor to me.


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26 November 2014

California Meteor 25NOV2014 w/ video

California Meteor =2015 PST 25NOV2014 w/ 2 videos
17 Meteor Sighting Reports!
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California Meteor =2015 PST 25NOV2014
v.4 c2014 Lunar Meteorite Hunter / Google Earth
VIDEO 1
Just a meteor video- north near
SNA.CA - dashcam video
Posted to YouTube by gltovar 7 views
Published on Nov 25, 2014
on the 405 north near SNA

Video 2
Meteor in LA?
Posted on YouTube by Chen Alon 4 views
Published on Nov 27, 2014
20141125 20:10
Drive on Gale Av. towards west. Just pass Hacienda Av.
Saw this light on the sky at my left hand side (3:00 in this video).
Is this some sort or meteor?  YES it was a meteor!


Please file your meteor sightings please HERE-
http://lunarmeteoritehunters.blogspot.jp/2000/11/meteor-fireball-report-form.html

Initial Meteor Sighting Reports-
25NOV2014 John & Carey Thousand Oaks,CA,USA 20:15 PST 4-5(sec) E-W/Facing West Bright White Sparkly Ball W/SparklyTail Bright White Yes: A Long Sparkly Tail It Was Very Cool, & 3 Other's Saw it @ Same Time

25NOV2014 Chris Ruhm Yucaipa, CA USA 2015 PST 5-8 second disappeared behind hill North to South Started yellow wwent to blue then green moon lots of sparks and a long tail that remianed for a few seconds after meteor had passed Birghtest, longest one I hvae ever seen by far.

25NOV2014 Lynne Santa Barbara, CA 2010 PST 10 secs N N FLAMES burning flame no slow moving

25NOV2014 David Wingo San Diego, CA, USA 2005 PST 3-4 seconds right to left yellow/red fireball moon no none

All 17  meteor sighting reports can be seen here

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The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 26NOV2014

SHOCK ASTEROID WARNING: Planet earth faces 100 YEARS of killer strikes starting in 2017
ASTEROIDS could rain down on the earth for 100 years, shocked experts have just warned. ...

Diamonds From Canyon Diablo Meteorite Are A Structurally Disordered Form Of Ordinary Diamond
redOrbit - 11 hours
April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Approximately 50 years ago, a large meteorite , named Canyon Diablo after the crater ...

Asteroid impacts on Earth make structurally bizarre diamonds
SpaceDaily - 14 hours
Diamond grains from the Canyon Diablo meteorite. The tick marks are spaced one-fifth of a millimeter (200 microns) apart. Image courtesy ...

20,000 meteorites and counting: New book details productive collection program
PhysOrg - 4 hours
Meteorites collected from Antarctica provide insight into the universe, help tell the history of the moon and Mars, and hold untold secrets ...

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 25NOV20...
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
The Chelyabinsk meteor (pictured) was caused by a near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia on 15 February 2013. Scientists ...

Northern Rockies Skies for December: The Rich Winter Skies
University of Wyoming News
Planets and Meteor Showers: Mars sets an hour or so after sunset; Jupiter is in Leo and rises around 10 p.m. It can be viewed most of the evening.

When is YOUR nation many expected to be strike by a meteor?
ukexpress.org
When is YOUR nation many expected to be strike by a meteor? Study looked during 33 vitalmeteor impact events between 2000 to 2013; Frequency ..

Fireball Spotted Southwest Of Tuscaloosa, Alabama On November 20
RedOrbit
A bright fireball occurred at 8:18 pm CST, Nov. 20, just southwest of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and was detected by NASA All Sky Cameras. The fireball ...

Future Gold Rush: Is Asteroid Mining the New Frontier?
Design and Trend
NASA is planning on a new project that will create a new source of revenue. Asteroid mining is the future and two companies have already signed ...

مشهد رائع : نيزك فضائي أثناء نزوله في روسيا
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الإعلام كله لاح نظره في الكرة النارية التي انصدمت في روسيا يوم أمس مع الساعة 09.20 صبيحة الجمعة 15 فبراير 2013 . البعض كان يظن أنها طائرة كانت على وشك ...

فيديو يقرع القلوب قرعا نيزك روسيا الذي حير العلماء!
Hamara Quetta
أنصحك بمشاهدة الفيديو لن تخسر شيئا‏ إشتركوا فـي صـفـحـتـنـا الـمـشــهــورة فـ.

Antares Orb-3 Rocket Explosion and Frightening Incineration Captured by Up Close Launch Pad ...
Universe Today
One of the cameras was right in the middle of the fireball, with chunks of broken rocket showering down around. CREDITS: Mike Barrett / Jeff Seibert ...

This Meteor/UFO Explosion Video From Upstate New York A Fake?
BIG FROG 104
While surfing the web this morning we stumbled upon a video of what appears to be a meteor/UFO explosion over some town in Upstate New York. .... FAKED METEOR VIDEO!

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25 November 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 25NOV2014

When is YOUR country most likely to be hit by ameteor? Strikes are not as random as first thought ...
Daily Mail
The Chelyabinsk meteor (pictured) was caused by a near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia on 15 February 2013. Scientists ...

Asteroid impacts on Earth make structurally bizarre diamonds
Science Daily - 3 hours
Scientists have settled a longstanding controversy over a purported rare form of diamond called lonsdaleite -- a type of diamond formed by ...

The Pilot - 7 hours
Blanche Ward of Charlottetown, Labrador, spotted two small trails of smoke slowly flying high across the sky on Nov. 17.

New Video Shows 'Huge Fireball' Rocket Explosion From Four Different Angles
TheBlaze.com
On hitting the ground the rocket exploded in a huge fireball engulfing the launchpad and surrounding areas,” AmericaSpace's video description stated.

New Steps towards an Asteroid Early-Warning Network
The Utah People's Post
In 2013, the whole world saw how real an astronomical catastrophe was, when a meteor exploded on a February morning about 930 miles east of ...

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ALERTS ISSUED- NEOs Close Approaches November 2014

ALERTS ISSUED- NEOs Close Approaches November 2014
Meteors
c2014 Dirk Ross
ALERTS-
High probability for large bolide meteors 28OCT-08NOV  //  15-26NOV
2 3 4 5 8 10 12 13  14 with a 10LD or less //  Moon Blind 03-14NOV  // 5 small. "mountain-sized" asteroids to pass safely

2014 UA176 ,2014 UX57 , 2014 UD192 ,2014 WA ,
2014 WO4, 2014 WJ6,2014,WE6,,2014 WF6,
2014 WR7,2014 WS7, 2014 WY119 , 2014 WF201 ,
 2014 WW201 ,  2014 WU202  , 

updated 27NOV2014
(2014 WU202) 2014-Nov-290.01997.711 m - 26 m26.87.38

updated 24NOV2014
(2014 WW201) 2014-Nov-260.026810.424 m - 55 m25.28.66
(2014 WF201) 2014-Nov-230.01606.225 m - 57 m25.15.08

updated 22NOV2014
(2014 WY119) 2014-Nov-260.01134.415 m - 33 m26.34.74

updated 20NOV2014
(2014 WR7) 2014-Nov-210.00773.015 m - 34 m26.28.35
(2014 WS7) 2014-Nov-210.01134.49.1 m - 20 m27.38.11

updated 20NOV2014
(2014 WJ6)2014-Nov-15 0.9 LD
(2014 WE6)2014-Nov-13 0.6 LD
(2014 WF6)2014-Nov-112.6 LD

updated 18NOV2014
(2014 WO4) 2014-Nov-200.01024.035 m - 77 m24.419.99

updated 17NOV2014
(2014 WA) 2014-Nov-170.00491.96.1 m - 14 m28.29.40

updated 03NOV2014
(2014 UD192) 2014-Nov-090.00793.118 m - 40 m25.914.04


UPCOMING CLOSE APPROACHES TO EARTH
AU = ~150 million kilometers
1 LD = Lunar Distance = ~384,000 kilometers
Object
Name
Close
Approach
Date
CA
Distance*
(AU)
CA
Distance*
(LD)
Estimated
Diameter**
H
(mag)
Relative
Velocity
(km/s)
363505 (2003 UC20) 2014-Oct-310.134852.4640 m - 1.4 km18.112.26
(2014 UH115) 2014-Oct-310.175468.239 m - 87 m24.27.81
(2014 UA57) 2014-Nov-010.043016.717 m - 39 m25.97.01
(2014 US34) 2014-Nov-010.055021.423 m - 52 m25.310.69
(2014 UD115) 2014-Nov-010.053020.634 m - 77 m24.45.99
(2014 TL17) 2014-Nov-010.050119.573 m - 160 m22.88.74
(2014 UA58) 2014-Nov-010.034013.213 m - 28 m26.611.23
(2014 SJ142) 2014-Nov-020.119746.661 m - 140 m23.29.92
(1987 WC) 2014-Nov-030.124948.6310 m - 680 m19.710.01
(2014 UZ57) 2014-Nov-040.088134.327 m - 61 m24.920.16
(2014 US115) 2014-Nov-050.040215.735 m - 79 m24.48.50
(2012 CO46) 2014-Nov-050.134952.580 m - 180 m22.63.62
163818 (2003 RX7) 2014-Nov-060.157361.2560 m - 1.2 km18.415.17
(2014 UO33) 2014-Nov-060.169565.9100 m - 230 m22.09.08
(2014 UA176) 2014-Nov-060.01244.812 m - 26 m26.89.50
(2014 UX57) 2014-Nov-060.00933.614 m - 32 m26.38.37
(2014 TJ33) 2014-Nov-070.040315.770 m - 160 m22.910.85
(2014 US56) 2014-Nov-070.064325.016 m - 35 m26.24.33
(2014 MQ67) 2014-Nov-070.129250.3250 m - 570 m20.110.35
(2014 UT56) 2014-Nov-070.039215.215 m - 33 m26.39.82
(2014 UV115) 2014-Nov-070.055621.679 m - 180 m22.621.11
(2014 UT33) 2014-Nov-080.039915.554 m - 120 m23.511.63
(2008 UX) 2014-Nov-080.125949.0180 m - 410 m20.824.34
(2010 WT) 2014-Nov-090.169465.958 m - 130 m23.37.80
(2014 UV57) 2014-Nov-090.046418.122 m - 49 m25.47.62
(2014 UQ114) 2014-Nov-100.079531.084 m - 190 m22.524.02
138852 (2000 WN10) 2014-Nov-110.126149.1240 m - 540 m20.213.60
(2012 VS76) 2014-Nov-110.153059.511 m - 25 m26.916.15
(2014 HW) 2014-Nov-110.181870.75.6 m - 12 m28.44.22
(2014 TK64) 2014-Nov-130.121647.355 m - 120 m23.412.03
(2009 LD) 2014-Nov-140.054721.315 m - 34 m26.27.14
(2014 TS16) 2014-Nov-140.152259.2100 m - 230 m22.18.31
(2012 VG5) 2014-Nov-140.122147.529 m - 65 m24.810.09
(2000 LG6) 2014-Nov-140.164464.04.2 m - 9.4 m29.04.52
(2014 TZ) 2014-Nov-140.161362.892 m - 210 m22.32.90
(2014 UL115) 2014-Nov-150.072928.438 m - 85 m24.210.10
406213 (2007 AB2) 2014-Nov-150.119746.6230 m - 520 m20.39.59
(2000 WC1) 2014-Nov-150.102740.092 m - 210 m22.313.77
(2005 VN) 2014-Nov-150.173367.470 m - 160 m22.916.39
(2012 XS111) 2014-Nov-160.131851.3100 m - 230 m22.111.17
(2014 UW57) 2014-Nov-160.031012.113 m - 28 m26.63.99
(2012 VE26) 2014-Nov-170.137953.75.6 m - 12 m28.414.90
(2008 LQ16) 2014-Nov-170.125849.0230 m - 520 m20.323.31
214088 (2004 JN13) 2014-Nov-180.134752.42.5 km - 5.7 km15.115.33
85713 (1998 SS49) 2014-Nov-180.189873.91.9 km - 4.3 km15.723.10
(2013 YH48) 2014-Nov-180.114344.558 m - 130 m23.310.79
(2014 UG57) 2014-Nov-190.146557.062 m - 140 m23.26.86
(2014 UZ56) 2014-Nov-190.068726.718 m - 41 m25.85.54
(2004 XJ) 2014-Nov-200.167965.342 m - 94 m24.010.38
(2009 WV25) 2014-Nov-210.154360.042 m - 94 m24.015.60
(2009 BS5) 2014-Nov-210.089835.08.8 m - 20 m27.48.45
(2005 SX4) 2014-Nov-220.187272.8230 m - 520 m20.34.58
393908 (2005 UH3) 2014-Nov-220.114244.4800 m - 1.8 km17.629.56
(2014 UA33) 2014-Nov-250.186872.7120 m - 260 m21.83.99
(2013 WR45) 2014-Nov-250.156360.819 m - 43 m25.74.97
(2011 UP91) 2014-Nov-260.191274.4110 m - 240 m22.09.47
(2014 TX57) 2014-Nov-270.072028.0150 m - 330 m21.38.41
(2010 OC101) 2014-Nov-280.137753.6200 m - 450 m20.69.91
For Original Source and Complete Data- NASA / JPL - http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/ca/

updated 27NOV2014
updated 25NOV2014 reposted
updated 22NOV2014
updated 20NOV2014
updated 18NOV2014
updated 17NOV2014 reposted
reposted 05NOV2014
updated 03NOV2014
updated 02/11/2014 12:32 Japan Standard Time

orginal post 31OCT2014

2014 The Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™; Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!