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23 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 23SEP2016

Meteor in Northfield
NH1
A meteor can be seen going across the sky. The footage was caught my a Northfield police camera.

Meteor fireball shoots across Eastern Canada and US night sky
Signs of the Times
Sébastien Giguère, scientific coordinator at the Mont-Mégantic Astrolab, confirmed Thursday morning that the fireball was indeed a meteor. A meteor ...

Meteor sightings reported in Maine, across New England
WMTW Portland
Sightings of a possible a meteor streaking across the sky Wednesday night have been ... It has not been confirmed if the streak was actually a meteor.

Did you see a fireball streak across the Upstate NY sky last night?
NewYorkUpstate.com
The American Meteor Society website received more than 200 reported sightings, and a camera at a Quebec national park captured a photo.

Was that a Meteor Crossing the Sky over New England Last Night?
103.7 the Peak
... what this ball of light was. So, look for yourself. Do you believe this was just a meteor, or, could it just be extraterrestrials coming to abduct one of us?

Meteor Seen Across New England
My Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22
A suspected meteor or fireball was seen from across New England and even into Canada. The sighting was reported between 9:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. ...

Locals see 'Fireball' meteor streaking across sky
Foster's Daily Democrat
MILTON — Some of you might have been alarmed to see a bright light streaking across the sky Wednesday night. But fear not, for despite contrary ...

Meteor spotted in New Hampshire sky
My Fox Boston
On Northfield Police officer's dash cam captured the meteor flashing in the sky. He was traveling north on Park Street when the meteor came into sight.

NASA validates Bible's prediction of 'ultimate' catastrophe by asteroid
Headlines & Global News
Asteroid and meteor attacks are not common events and mostly comprise the stories science fictions are made of. However, one must not think that ...

3524ad
American Meteor Society
Location. Address, Boston, MA. Latitude, 42° 21' 16.09'' N (42.35447°). Longitude, 71° 3' 48.38'' W (-71.06344°). Elevation, 9.157m. Time and ...

3524al
American Meteor Society
I estimate the diameter of the fireball at 0.3 to 0.5 degrees - about the same as a mechanical pencil eraser held at arm's length. I don't think it was an ...

3524ap
American Meteor Society
Location. Address, Hinesburg, VT. Latitude, 44° 20' 11.5'' N (44.336527°). Longitude, 73° 4' 40.89'' W (-73.078025°). Elevation, 235.489m. Time and ...

3524am
American Meteor Society
Observer. Name, Bob R. Experience Level, 3/5. Remarks, It was huge, unlike any meteorite or falling star I have ever seen, very close, very bright ...

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22 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 22SEP2016

Meteor shoots across Quebec, Ontario, New Brunswick night sky
CBC.ca
Skywatchers from Quebec all the way to Maine spotted an unexpected treat last night as a meteor streaked across the sky. The phenomenon was ...

Meteor seen throughout New England, captured by Burlington Airport security cameras
WPTZ.com
Cameras across New England recorded the light streaking through the night sky Monday night just before 1 a.m..

Fireball over Montréal
American Meteor Society
The AMS has received over 100 reports so far about of a fireball event over seen over Montréal, CA on September 21st, 2016 around 9:45pm EDT ...

Reviewing the news
Petoskey News-Review
A flaming meteor was seen by many people in this area Saturday night as it flashed across the early evening sky in the southeast. Sheriff Richard Zink ...

Museums NI curator uncovers giant meteor
Belfast Newsletter
Dr Mike Simms is Curator of Paleontology for National Museums Northern Ireland. The story behind his momentous discovery will be told on Saturday, ...

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21 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 21SEP2016

Meteor Streaks Over South Florida Night Sky
CBS Miami - CBS Local
Meteor Streaks Over South Florida Night Sky. Meteor Streaks Over South Florida Night Sky. Categories: Worldnow Archive. ...

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North American Preppers
China's Purple Mountain Laboratory discovered the massive asteroid using Asia's largest telescope, determining the meteor was passing our planet ...

Methane from Meteorites? Maybe Not.
Air & Space Magazine
When all these data are considered, a connection between methane and meteor events is less evident. In addition, the authors used statistical ...

Spectacular Dashcam Video of Meteor Serves as a Reminder of How Close Space is
Interesting Engineering
However, every few million years a massive meteor strikes the ground. In history, these meteorites have decimated the land, causing massive craters ...

NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) 19880005122: Elementary process and meteor train spectra
Internet Archive
Mechanisms of excitation of individual spectral line radiation were studied experimentally and theoretically and it was demonstrated that such ...

Can we theoretically create an artificial meteor shower by dumping particles
Quora
Yes we can! There is a Japanese company who is looking into doing this by spraying ... Read more here!: Get Ready for Artificial Meteor Showers.

World's second-largest meteorite discovered in Argentina
YouTube
The second-largest meteorite ever found has been exhumed outside the small Argentinian town of Gancedo. Read More ...

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20 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 19/20SEP2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 18SEP2016
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
But evidence of where a meteor, or even a larger asteroid, would have struck the Earth can be so hard to find because it can actually be microscopic.

Students Hone Exploration Skills at Meteor Crater Field Camp
Lunar and Planetary Institute - USRA
Students Hone Exploration Skills at Meteor Crater Field Camp. News Archives. September 19, 2016. Fifteen student participants (14 Ph.D. and 1 M.S.) ...

Extraen meteorito gigante del norte de Argentina
CNET en Español
Hay algunos meteoritos que son tan grandes que necesitan ser bautizados. Por ende, conoce al meteorito Gancedo, una roca espacial gigante que ...

NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) 19880005125: Meteor observation by the Kyoto meteor ...
Internet Archive
The Kyoto Meteor Radar is a monostatic coherent pulsed Doppler radar operating on the frequency of 31.57 MH. The system is computer controlled ...

Draconids Meteor Shower Watch
DCNR Calendar of Events
Watch the Draconids Meteor Shower over the lake during this fun program. This is an early evening meteor shower that produces about 10 meteors ...

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18 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 18SEP2016

Is the world's biggest crater in Quebec?
CBC.ca
But evidence of where a meteor, or even a larger asteroid, would have struck the Earth can be so hard to find because it can actually be microscopic.

Apocalyptic asteroid with power of 3 billion nukes may be headed for Earth
AOL News
China's Purple Mountain Laboratory discovered the massive asteroid using Asia's largest telescope, determining the meteor was passing our planet ...

World's second largest meteorite discovered in Argentina
ABC13.com
The Gancedo meteorite was unearthed near Buenes Aires last weekend and weighed in at about 30 tons, making it the second largest ever.

Giant meteorite found in Argentina
Reuters
Gancedo, a 30-tonne meteorite discovered in Argentina, could be the third biggest ever found in the world.

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 17SEP2016
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
Scientists have uncovered a giant meteorite - one of the largest ever found on Earth - in Argentina over the weekend, local media reported.The meteor.

30 tonne meteorite unearthed intact in Argentina
YouTube
30 tonne meteorite unearthed intact in Argentina ... New. 13:00. It's HUGE: 30-tonnes Meteorite discovered, unearthed in Argentina - Duration: 2:26.

3455a
American Meteor Society
Location. Address, Linden, NJ. Latitude, 40° 37' 42.25'' N (40.628402°). Longitude, 74° 16' 18.88'' W (-74.271911°). Elevation, 14.065m. Time and ...

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17 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 17SEP2016

Not Prepared for Large Asteriod IF Hitting Earth
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
Earth 'not prepared for apocalyptic ASTEROID strike' says Obama advisor. Daily Star The science boffin drew attention to the devastating meteor that ...

White House and NASA Defend Asteroid Redirect Mission, Senate Skeptical in New Bill
Space Ref (press release)
He noted that the meteor that exploded above Chelyabinsk, Russia in 2013 had the power of 400-500 kilotons of TNT (about 30 times the power of the ...

Bright meteor fireball observed over Hampshire, UK
Signs of the Times
M20160913 193941 Clanfield NW. Reported by Neil Morrison and subsequently identified on the Observatory video cameras.

Giant meteorite found in Argentina
Washington Post
Gancedo, a 30-ton meteorite which has been discovered in Argentina, could be the third biggest ever found in the world.

Huge meteorite found in Argentina
BBC
A meteorite weighing more than thirty tonnes has been discovered by scientists in Argentina. It was dug-up in the north of the country in a placed ...

Giant meteorite found in Argentina
Reuters
Scientists have uncovered a giant meteorite - one of the largest ever found on Earth - in Argentina over the weekend, local media reported.The meteor.

Why did Luis Alvarez think a meteor killed the dinosaurs and why did he think it would leave a ...
Quora
You have cause and effect reversed. He found the Iridium layer, and looked for an explanation for it. One such would an asteroid, and the appearance ...

NASA warned Cyprus meteorite crash phenomenon could happen
Tornos News International Edition (press release)
These are all indications that a meteor entered and "traveled" in Earth's atmosphere. Once again our atmosphere proved reliable and a timeless guard ...

Possibility of SPE and EER activities using Radio Observation
One of Radio Meteor Observers in Japan, Mr.Hirofumi SUGIMOTO caught
possibility of SPE and EER activities using worldwide radio
observed data as following web-site....

Meteor Activity Outlook for 17-23 September 2016
Meteor News
This weekend the nearly full moon will be in the sky most of the night, obscuring a majority of the meteor activity. This is the worst time of the month to ...

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16 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 16SEP2016

Earth 'not prepared for apocalyptic ASTEROID strike' says Obama advisor
Daily Star
The science boffin drew attention to the devastating meteor that blasted the Russian city Chelyabinsk which injured 1,200 people in February 2013.

Massive Meteor Could Have Catastrophic Effects
huffingtonpost.com
It might be time to build a fallout shelter. Experts are saying a huge meteor is rocketing close to Earth.

One of the Largest Meteorites on Record was Unearthed in Argentina
The Science Explorer
Bill Cassidy, a US researcher who has studied meteor impacts at Campo del Cielo, told Scientific American last year that the site is unique because "in ...

Argentina- 30-tonne meteorite found in Gancedo
YouTube
Argentina- 30-tonne meteorite found in Gancedo. ... New. 1:27. It's HUGE: 30-tonnesMeteorite discovered, unearthed in Argentina - Duration: 2:26.

Así es el segundo meteorito más grande del mundo — Vídeo
Diario Católico (Venezuela)
Cabe recordar que el meteorito Hoba sigue ostentando la marca de ser el más grande del mundo. "Estamos ante un meteorito imponente", dijo ...

Scientists: No, the Rock You Found Is Not a Meteorite
Wall Street Journal
Some scientists see a spike in queries whenever there is a big meteor ... (A meteor is the flash of light in the sky; a meteorite is the piece that hits the ...

Event 3429-2016
Fireball event
Events in 2016 3429-2016 KML. AMS received 2 reports about a fireball seen over Northern Ireland and Zuid-Holland on Wednesday, September ...

Altitudinal dependence of meteor radio afterglows measured via optical counterparts
arXiv.org
... of the LWA1 radio telescope along with a host of all-sky optical cameras, we have now observed 44 optical meteor counterparts to radio afterglows.

Meteor Shower San Diego in San Diego
Events and things to do in San Diego, CA - Eventful
Meteor Shower San Diego on Sep 17, 2016 in San Diego, CA at Sheryl & Harvey White Theatre.

Carl Johannink
Meteor News
The CAMS_BeNeLux network catched the activity of the September Perseids right from the start on September 6th. Figure 1a/b shows the radiants of ...

Hallan segundo meteorito mas grande del mundo argentina chaco gancedo
Tribu Magazine
Como dato, el meteorito de Hoba, localizado en Namibia, es el más grande encontrado hasta el momento; con un peso aproximado de 66 toneladas ...

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15 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 15SEP2016

If the exact meteor from the Tunguska event headed for Brussels right now, how long ahead of time ..
Quora
Astronomers can work out the likely trajectory of all sorts of objects they pick up in space. ... I mean one identical to that meteor. Same speed, except it is going for a populated area. It starts somewhere outside where we can observe it....

Massive Meteor Could Have Catastrophic Effects
MSN.com
It might be time to build a fallout shelter. Experts are saying a huge meteor is rocketing close to Earth. Nathan Rousseau Smith has ...

Does the Bible predict an asteroid will strike the Earth? NASA says it is inevitable
Catholic Online
LOS ANGELES, CA (California Network) - The Chelyabinsk meteor is the single-most dramatic impact of an asteroid with Earth ever captured on film.

Asteroid alert: Space rock with power of three billion nukes nearing Earth
Daily Star
Scientists are keeping a close eye on the meteor as just a minor change in its flight path could have catastrophic consequences for the human race.

"Primitive Solar System materials and Earth share a common initial 142Nd abundance" by A. Bouvier & M. Boyet
The early evolution of planetesimals and planets can be constrained using variations in the abundance of neodymium-142 (142Nd), which arise from the initial distribution of 142Nd...

New discovery shatters previous beliefs about Earth’s origin
A new study led by Western University's all-star cosmochemist Audrey Bouvier proves that the Earth and other planetary objects formed in the early years of the Solar System share similar chemical origins -- a finding at odds with accepted wisdom held by scientists for decades....

Rock show: World's second biggest meteor discovered in Argentina
India Today
A huge falling star has been found which is world's second biggest meteor ever discovered. It weighs 30 tonnes (30,000 kg) and was buried five ...

Second largest meteorite on record discovered in Argentina
The Telegraph
The second largest meteorite on record was extracted from the ground at the Campo del Cielo in Argentina...

Giant 30 Tonne Meteorite Discovered In Argentina
YouTube
Locals in the small Argentinian town of Gancedo were in for a surprise when a massive meteorite was discovered earlier this week. The meteorite ...

Video of the historical moment in which extracted the meteorite
YouTube
Video of the historical moment in which extracted the meteorite " Gancedo " Video of the historical moment in which extracted the meteorite " Gancedo ...

العثور على ثاني أكبر نيزك في العالم بالأرجنتين يفوق وزنه 30 طنا
MSN.com
عثر فريق من الخبراء بالأرجنتين على نيزك يصل وزنه نحو 30 طنا و800 كيوغراما كان مدفونا في إقليم تشاكو، شمال غرب العاصمة بوينس آيرس. ويعتقد أنه ...

Massive 30-tonne meteorite pulled from the ground in Argentina
Globalnews.ca
Believed to weigh more than 30 tonnes – or 30,800 kilograms – the meteor was christened “Gancedo” in honour of the nearby town. Mario Vesconi ...

Close Encounter: Bus-Sized Asteroid Narrowly Misses Communications Satellites
Science World Report
Photo shows a Geminid meteor that streaked above the Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada on December 14, 2010. The asteroid would have become ...

Lit by the stars: Canon ME-20F-SH shoots Milky Way and meteor shower video at ISO 400000
imaging resource
Uncage the Soul Productions recently took the specialized Canon ME20F-SH video camera out under the stars to capture footage at ISO 400,000.

Meteor Blast | Giant 30 tonne meteorite discovered in Argentina is the second heaviest ever found
YouTube
Meteor Blast | Giant 30 tonne meteorite discovered in Argentina is the second ...

Event 3427-2016
Fireball event
Events in 2016 3427-2016 KML. AMS received one report about a fireball seen over SC on Wednesday, September 14th 2016 around 08:42 UT.

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14 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 14SEP2016

Argentina: 30-tonne meteorite found in Gancedo
YouTube
Footage released on Monday, shows scientists in Gancedo excavating a meteorite weighing 30 tonnes (68000 lbs), the second biggest ever to be ...

A giant meteor has just been unearthed in Argentina
ScienceAlert
The discovery, made on the border of Chaco, about 1,078 km (670 miles) northwest of the Buenos Aires, has been attributed to a meteor shower that ...

68000 lb Meteor Unearthed in Argentina
Santa monica Observed
The accurately named Campo del Cielo is blistered with craters caused by a powerful meteor shower 4000 to 4700 years ago. At least 26 craters ...

World's second biggest meteor ever discovered buried in 'field of heaven'
Mirror.co.uk
A giant meteor has been found buried five-metres down in a field in Argentina. The huge space rock , which weighs around 30 tonnes, was unearthed ...

The second largest meteorite ever recorded on Earth is uncovered
YouTube
The second largest meteorite on record was extracted from the ground at the Campo del Cielo in Argentina, on the weekend of September 10-11.

Revealed: Giant 30 tonne meteorite discovered in Argentina is the second heaviest ever found
Daily Mail
In February 2013, a meteor thought to be part of a family of asteroids orbiting around 93 million miles from our sun, streaked across the sky above ...

2nd-largest meteorite in world, weighing nearly 68K pounds, found in Argentina
Fox News Latino
Vesconi told Télam that the team took the opportunity of having the large machinery at hand to weigh another meteor found nearby, called the El ...

Martian Methane May Come From Comets
Air & Space Magazine
Will future methane “spikes” correlate to meteor showers on Mars, or were past correlations noticed by Fries and his colleagues just a coincidence?

Don't Panic, But There's An Asteroid Right Over There
FiveThirtyEight
But even an all-sky search can miss a threatening space invader. The Chelyabinsk meteor started out as an asteroid about 56 feet across, but nobody ...

Suspected Meteor Flies Past Cyprus And Explodes Mid-Air
Cyprus News
The night sky in the island nation of Cyprus lit up as a suspected meteor flew over and exploded mid-air on September 9. One security camera in the...

Six night sky events to look up for in Fall 2016
The Weather Network
The Orionid meteor shower - the second of the year's two meteor showers that originate from Halley's Comet - peaks on the night of October 20-21.

Event 3398-2016
Fireball event
AMS received 40 reports about a fireball seen over ME, NY, MA, NJ, CT, RI, PA and NH on Tuesday, September 13th 2016 around 01:14 UT.

Photo insight with Robert Canis: Marsh and meteor shower under moonlight
Amateur Photographer
With talk of the supermoon and meteor shower filling the news, I considered my options as to where I should set up the camera. For the past 25 years ...

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13 September 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 13SEP2016

Rare daytime fireball was seen across North Carolina
States Chronicle
Michael Hankey, who is operations manager at the American Meteor Society, said that daytime fireballs are seen a few times a year and the meteorite ...

WORLD’S LARGEST METEORITE CRATER FOUND IN AUSTRALIA
nationalgeographic.com.au
Scientists say the 300 million-year-old impact could have caused mass animal extinctions. ...

Argentina experts find ancient meteorite
Herald Sun
The discovery was made in an area called Campo del Cielo, which lies in the municipality of Gancedo, where a meteor shower hit approximately 4000 ...

Hallan el segundo meteorito más grande del mundo en Chaco
Tribu Magazine
Un meteorito que según el primer pesaje superaría las 30 toneladas fue encontrado el sábado por un equipo de exploradores de la Asociación de ...

Encuentran meteorito de más de 30 toneladas en el norte de Argentina
Equilibrio Informativo
El astrónomo expresó que el meteorito pesa 30.800 kilos y para pesarlo se aprovecharon equipos de extracción utilizados también sobre otro ..

Suspected Meteor Flies Past Cyprus And Explodes Mid-Air
Science World Report
Residents in the island nation of Cyprus have reported sighting of a suspected meteor shortly after midnight on September 9. Above photo is a file ...

How to See Fireballs From Outer Space and the Eclipse of a Lifetime
Bloomberg
“The Perseid meteor shower received quite a bit of attention in August of 2016, when you could see 200 meteors per hour for days at a time,” said ...

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