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29 February 2012

Japan Earthquake ~5.8 M ~23:33 29FEB2012

Japan Earthquake  ~5.8 M ~23:33 29FEB2012

23:32 JST 29 Feb 2012 35.2N 141.5E 20 km 5.8 Chiba-ken Toho-oki

Japan Meteorological Agency - Official Japan Earthquake Site (Bookmark THEIR site in case of emergency!):
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/

Map:
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/3/20120229233754391-292332.html

Japan Earthquake ~5.3 M ~18:00 29FEB2012

Japan Earthquake  ~5.3 M ~18:00 29FEB2012
No damage reported at this time. No tsunami warning issued.

18:00 JST 29FEB2012  37.3N, 141.7E  40km   5.3 Mag Fukushima-ken Oki

JMA Official Site:
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/
Map:
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/2/20120229180417391-291800.html

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 29FEB2012

Feb. 21 Bright Meteor Over Western Canada – Compilation of ...
http://www.calgaryherald.com/Video+Three+views+meteor+over+western+ ... http ://lunarmeteoritehunters.blogspot.com/2012/02/mbiq-meteor-bot-internet-query ...
sheilaaliens.net/?p=298

Meteorite hunters flock to Saskatchewan town
Regina Leader-Post
By jason warick, Leader-Post February 28, 2012 9:56 PM Rockhaven Saskatchewan has become something of a hotspot for people looking for pieces of a meteorite that landed nearby. ROCKHAVEN — Residents in and around this village 180 kilometres west of ...

WGN 40:1 out now | International Meteor Organization
Editorial (J. Kac); Janus (C. Verbeeck); Letter to WGN — Some reflections on WGN and IMO (C. Verbeeck); International Meteor Conference 2012 — 31st edition ...
www.imo.net/node/1413

Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: Asteroid Threat in 2040 ...
By Lunar Meteorite * Hunter
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News. Fireballs, Meteors, Bolides, Meteorites, Comets, Asteroid Impact,Meteorite Quest, Recent Meteorite Falls & Related News. Make a meteor report.
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A 460-Foot Space Rock Could Strike Earth in 2040
PC Magazine
The meteor that many scientists believe killed the dinosaurs and pushed numerous other species to the brink of extinction roughly 65 million years ago may have been six miles across or larger. That doesn't mean that AG5 wouldn't cause massive damage if ...

Rock star from space in spotlight
Brandon Sun
PHIL HOSSACK / WINnIPEG FREE PRESS The Manitoba Museum's Scott Young with the Elm Creek Meteorite, the largest such stone ever found in Manitoba. Its fall from grace was longer than most, but one Manitoba rock star is about to take the spotlight with ...

Meteorite amino acid 'could reduce epileptic seizures'
Epilepsy Research UK
Researchers at Albany Medical College have examined the Murchison meteorite and revealed the acid, known as isovaline, has the potential to be used as a treatment thanks to its structural similarity to glycine, which helps calm brain nerves.

Meteor an “exceptional case”
Lloydminster Source
By Thomas Miller Dr. Alan Hildebrand, an associate professor at the University of Calgary, tracked the fireball that lit up the sky in Lloydminster on Feb. 21. Hildebrand has been investigatingfireballs for nearly 20 years and is co-ordinator of the ...

The Long, Strange Journey of a Martian Meteorite
Wired News Tue, 28 Feb 2012 14:40 PM PST
In the early morning of July 18 th , 2011, something unusual happened in eastern Morocco. The sky lit up, glowing and changing colors. ...

Rock star from space in spotlight
Brandon Sun Tue, 28 Feb 2012 07:05 AM PST
Its fall from grace was longer than most, but one Manitoba rock star is about to take the spotlight with its very own show. Starting Wednesday, the Manitoba Museum will unveil the largest meteorite ever found in Manitoba as part of its updated Space Rocks exhibition. ...

Manitoba Museum to unveil rock star, largest meteorite ever found in province
Brandon Sun Mon, 27 Feb 2012 17:48 PM PST
WINNIPEG - The Manitoba Museum in Winnipeg is preparing to unveil a new rock star. The so-called Elm Creek Meteorite, the largestmeteorite ever found in the province, is joining the museum's Space Rocks exhibit on Wednesday....

Breaking News - MBIQ Detects Large Bolide Meteor Entry Over New England States and Canada 28FEB2012

Breaking News -
MBIQ Detects Large Bolide Meteor Entry Over New England States and Canada ~22:12 EST 28FEB2012
New England States / Canada Bolide Meteor  ~22:12 EST 28FEB2012
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Dunrobin, Ontario Canada video of meteor 10:12pm EST 28FEB2012
5 sec duration ESE - SE Green same as full moon Explosion at end
(c) All Rights Reserved 2012 Peter, - No Copy without prior written permission.




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News Media Covering this site and story:

2.28.12 What Was That Bright Flash In The Sky?
FOX44 NOW - Kerrin Jeromin, Meteorologist  
http://www.fox44now.com/story/17041726/22

A meteor over Quebec? 

Asteroid Threat in 2040? Scientists Watch 2011 AG5

Asteroid Threat in 2040? Scientists Watch 2011 AG5
There is an asteroid called 2011 AG5, and if it follows the orbit scientists have plotted for it so far, there is a small, small chance that it could hit Earth in February 2040. ...

Alert -NEOs Asteroid Close Encounters March 2012

Alert - NEOs Asteroid Close Encounters March 2012
Increased green meteor fireball activity projected to continue into March 2012 ((2012 DS32)(2012 DN31) (2012 DR32)(2008 EJ85) with close NEO encounters during the first week of March.  Have your cameras ready and get out and watch.  If you sight one please make a report.  Thank you.
LunarMeteorite*Hunter, Dirk Ross...Tokyo

UPCOMING CLOSE APPROACHES TO EARTH
AU = ~150 million kilometers
1 LD = Lunar Distance = ~384,000 kilometers

Object
Name
Close
Approach
Date
Miss
Distance
(AU)
Miss
Distance
(LD)
Estimated
Diameter*
H
(mag)
Relative
Velocity
(km/s)
(2003 QB30) 2012-Feb-280.189973.914 m - 32 m26.417.69
(2002 QC7) 2012-Feb-280.071427.8280 m - 630 m19.915.17
(2008 CE119) 2012-Feb-280.048718.921 m - 46 m25.55.66
(2012 BN11) 2012-Feb-290.109242.5190 m - 430 m20.713.00
(2012 DW32) 2012-Feb-290.035613.824 m - 53 m25.36.94
(2012 DS32) 2012-Mar-010.00481.915 m - 33 m26.39.32
(2012 DN31) 2012-Mar-010.02068.048 m - 110 m23.77.65
(2009 FY4) 2012-Mar-020.168065.4170 m - 380 m21.017.83
(2012 DR32) 2012-Mar-020.02238.731 m - 70 m24.716.24
(2000 DO1) 2012-Mar-030.139354.2230 m - 510 m20.326.88
(2012 DQ8) 2012-Mar-040.114044.3170 m - 380 m21.014.97
(2012 DZ13) 2012-Mar-040.033012.939 m - 87 m24.212.45
(2012 DJ31) 2012-Mar-050.034313.440 m - 89 m24.115.60
(2012 DK14) 2012-Mar-060.087133.945 m - 100 m23.913.63
(2008 EJ85) 2012-Mar-060.02359.127 m - 60 m25.06.52
(2012 CD29) 2012-Mar-070.143155.7280 m - 630 m19.920.79
(2011 EC12) 2012-Mar-090.094836.918 m - 41 m25.812.91
(2012 DP32) 2012-Mar-100.036214.136 m - 80 m24.48.84
(2012 DF31) 2012-Mar-100.054821.334 m - 76 m24.513.76
(2012 DN14) 2012-Mar-100.072528.234 m - 76 m24.54.03
(2011 UU106) 2012-Mar-110.173767.6500 m - 1.1 km18.68.81
(2012 BK11) 2012-Mar-120.175068.172 m - 160 m22.83.03
(2010 SV3) 2012-Mar-120.057722.5200 m - 450 m20.615.34
(2010 XA11) 2012-Mar-120.167665.216 m - 36 m26.17.87
(2010 CO1) 2012-Mar-120.113244.1130 m - 290 m21.513.73
192642 (1999 RD32) 2012-Mar-140.148857.91.5 km - 3.3 km16.318.80
(2008 EY5) 2012-Mar-140.088234.3260 m - 570 m20.111.99
(2012 BB14) 2012-Mar-150.048318.827 m - 60 m25.02.10
(2011 YU62) 2012-Mar-160.188573.4830 m - 1.8 km17.517.85
(2010 FN) 2012-Mar-190.143856.013 m - 28 m26.611.18
(2012 BT23) 2012-Mar-200.123948.2420 m - 940 m19.013.11
(2012 DO8) 2012-Mar-200.175068.1100 m - 230 m22.17.25
(2012 DH4) 2012-Mar-210.060723.6190 m - 430 m20.715.58
(2011 SY120) 2012-Mar-210.051720.165 m - 150 m23.117.55
(2001 QJ142) 2012-Mar-220.190974.355 m - 120 m23.48.46
(2010 FR9) 2012-Mar-220.047918.616 m - 35 m26.18.66
(2012 BS23) 2012-Mar-230.158061.5140 m - 310 m21.411.05
(2012 DW30) 2012-Mar-240.118045.975 m - 170 m22.75.03
(2012 DO) 2012-Mar-250.106141.3240 m - 530 m20.27.60
152754 (1999 GS6) 2012-Mar-260.111843.5340 m - 760 m19.511.71
(2011 GB55) 2012-Mar-270.111443.4130 m - 280 m21.616.14
(2002 EW8) 2012-Mar-280.199677.753 m - 120 m23.513.67
(2012 CA55) 2012-Mar-300.056722.0120 m - 260 m21.89.26
(2008 GD) 2012-Mar-300.168765.6300 m - 670 m19.732.35
(2009 TP) 2012-Mar-310.115745.052 m - 120 m23.53.72
Source; and for most recent updates: http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/ca/

28 February 2012

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 28FEB2012

Rock star from space in spotlight
Winnipeg Free Press
Starting Wednesday, the Manitoba Museum will unveil the largest meteorite ever found in Manitoba as part of its updated Space Rocks exhibition. The whopping Elm Creek Meteorite is about the size of a football and weighs more than eight kilograms -- a ...

Manitoba Museum to unveil rock star, largest meteorite ever found in province
Winnipeg Free Press
The so-called Elm Creek Meteorite, the largest meteorite ever found in the province, is joining the museum's Space Rocks exhibit on Wednesday. The rock is the size of a football and weighs at least eight kilograms. Tom Wood found the odd-looking rock ...

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Arrest Made in Theft at University of New Mexico Meteorite Museum
ClaimsJournal.com
A man suspected of stealing a meteorite from a museum at the University of New Mexico has been booked on one count of receiving stolen property. The Albuquerque Journal reports that 42-year-old Derek Douglas was arrested in the mid-December theft of a ...

Feb. 21 Bright Meteor Over Western Canada - Compilation of Videos ...
http://sheilaaliens.net/?p=298 sources: http://www.calgaryherald.com/Video+ Three+views+meteor+over+western+Canada/6199717/story.html ...
www.youtube.com/watch?v=CT2nfc7_Gh0

27 February 2012

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 27FEB2012

Today in history: Fire destroys Woonsocket mill
The Providence Journal
A high-flying meteor, and not space debris or a satellite launch, was apparently the blazing object seen over much of New England. Hendrik Gerritsen, a professor of physics at Brown University, said several students saw the fireball and their ... (meteorites DO NOT CAUSE Fires!)

Slow meteors that shine brighter than Venus bombarding Earth
Newstrack India
Although the February's fireballs - a term that describes meteors that appear brighter in the sky than Venus- are a well-known phenomenon but the astronomers are eager to know as to where they come from. The strange deep diving, slow-moving fireballs ...

Cops: Out-of-this-world thief busted
KRQE.com
The man suspected of stealing a meteor worth $40000 has been captured.

Today.Az - Meteor shower in China
A meteor shower took place in Chinese western province Qinghai. The weight of the largest meteorite found on site was 12.5 kilograms. No injuries or damage ...
today.az/news/interesting/103031.html

White Meteor Texas 2-25-12
Last night a little after midnight we saw a birght white meteor over North West Arlington, Tx.
www.godlikeproductions.com/forum1/message1793434/pg1

Small Fire on Gibraltar Road
Santa Barbara Independent Sun, 26 Feb 2012 00:30 AM PST
Reporting party claims to have seen meteorite hit hill and start blaze.
... (meteorites DO NOT CAUSE Fires!)

Strange Fireballs Light Up February Skies ...
"These fireballs are particularly slow and penetrating," meteor expert Peter Brown , a physics ...
space.com

Feb. 21 Bright Meteor Over Western Canada ...
2 min
sources: http://www.calgaryherald.com/Video+Three+views+meteor+over+ western+Canada ...
youtube.com

Meteor streaks across Saskatchewan sky | CTV News
A meteor that lit up the night sky of western Saskatchewan and eastern Alberta Tuesday night ...
ctv.ca

26 February 2012

Texas Meteor 25FEB2012

Texas Meteor ~23:30 25FEB2012

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25FEB2011 joe quitman, tx USA 23:30:00 3 sec at most NE to SW bright blue, almost like a welders ark bright a lighting bolt 2 big parts with thousands of tiny parts not photo, caught totally off guard, heard noe sound but it was very close. had to be within 1/2 mile of my location

25FEB2011 Ray curtis euless texas usa 23:55 central standard time 4-6 sec almost directly down lookin ESE greenish color also split in to two pieces just as it went out of view brighter than any star but not the sun or moon split in two none

25FEB2011 Louise Drennan League City, Tx USA 23:29:00 5 seconds N Straight down Blue Np sound Too far away moon but blue in color no it was pretty large ..pretty to watch . have seen others at night from my home

25FEB2011 Seville Gonsoulin Arlington, Texas 11pm cst 7 seconds Left to right..slow fireball like Bright yellow Same as sun Stream of light behind big ball of flame None

2012 THE Year of Meteors!

GA NC Meteor ~00:15 AM EST 26FEB2012

GA NC Meteor ~00:15 AM EST 26FEB2012

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12:18:52 am EST (05:18:52 UTC) 26FEB2012
(c) 2012 Lawndale, NC Sandia Sentinel Allsky, Stuart McDaniel 

video
Lawndale, NC Fireball Video Capture 12:18:52 am EST (05:18:52 UTC) 26FEB2012
(c) 2012 Lawndale, NC Sandia Sentinel Allsky, Stuart McDaniel 


26FEB2012 John Anderson Hiram, GA, USA 0015 EST 3 sec Straight down in the NE White light falling rapidly moon, backlit the clouds. none Just happen to look to my left driving home and saw a white light falling straight down.

26FEB2012 Jean Twing Sanford, NC USA 00:17 AM EST 2-3 sec From Left in near straight drop towards earth White Bright Like HUGE STAR bright as moon No Parts falling off Appeared to turn off or disappear as it fell lower. There were no trees etc obstructing view.


2012 THE Year of Meteors!

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 26FEB2012

Arrest in theft of meteorite sold in Missouri
STLtoday.com
The Meteorite Museum at the Univerisity of New Mexico displays a returned meteorite that was stolen in December 2011. Tim Heitz, a St. Louis-area meteorite collector, bought it, unaware that it had been stolen. He returned the meteorite in January 2012 ...

Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: Texas Meteor 25FEB2012
By Lunar Meteorite * Hunter
Texas Meteor 25FEB2012. Texas Meteor ~23:30 25FEB2012 We need your sighting reports to confirm this event; please submit a sighting report. Thank you! Report your meteor sighting.Meteor/Fireball Report Form ...
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News

Incoming fireballs: Man claims meteorite find -- Fire in the Sky -- Sott ...
This photo shows rocks purported to be from a meteor that flashed across the Saskatchewan sky this week. A man claims to have found the first known meteorites from a fireball that lit up the sky over Saskatchewan and Alberta Tuesday night.
Signs of the Times

Fire on Gibraltar Road
Santa Barbara Independent
He or she told authorities they saw a meteor hit the hillside and start the fire, and they are worried about potential radiation. Scanner chatter indicates fire agencies are still responding to the incident. Hand crews may be called out. ...(Meteorites DO NOT CAUSE FIRES!)

Meteor capture 2-13-2012 | The Universe, Yours to Discover
I was reading about some meteor activity on the 13th on Spaceweather.com and decided to revue some of my captufres on that night and saw this at 2:36am.
mvas.org/node/3129

It's Full of Stars - Brazil´s most preserved meteor crater to be...
Brazil´s most preserved meteor crater to be considered National Natural Heritage The crater, located in Tocantins, central Brazil, is 8 miles wide (13 km).
itsfullofstars.tumblr.com/.../brazil-s-most-preserved-meteor-cra...

New CosmoSparks report: ANSMET 2011-2012 Field Season in the Miller Range, Antarctica
-- 302 meteorites collected for scientific study.
http://www.psrd.hawaii.edu/CosmoSparks/Feb12/ANSMET-2011-2012.html

Weekly SkyWatcher's Forecast – February 27-March 4, 2012
Universe Today
Then keep an eye on the skies as the Delta Leonid meteor shower heats up towards its later week peak. Get out those binoculars and telescopes and I'll see you in the backyard… Monday, February 27 – With tonight's Moon in a much higher position to ...

Out-of-this-world theft suspect busted
KASA
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The man suspected of stealing a meteor worth $40000 from a museum has been captured. Police believe Derek Douglas took the 50-pound space rock from a University of New Mexico museum and sold it to a dealer in Missouri for $1700.

Meteorite lures space rock collectors
The Longview News-Journal Sat, 25 Feb 2012 05:09 AM PST
Meteorite or not? Is the specimen black or brown and smooth, with no holes or bubbles on the surface? Is the specimen solid and compact? Is the specimen heavy compared to a "normal" rock of the same size?

Police arrest man in theft of meteorite from University of New Mexico museum
The Republic
AP ALBUQUERQUE, NM — A man suspected of stealing a meteorite from a museum at the University of New Mexico has been booked on one count of receiving stolen property. The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/x1OH6t) that 42-year-old Derek Douglas ...

Are the 'February Fireballs' real?
Examiner.com
Is there a completely unrecognized meteor shower going on right now? Well, for decades, astronomers have referred to the legendary 'February Fireballs' as, during this month more so than any other, there is an abundance of meteors classified as ...

Galaxy Video: Meteors, Aurora Borealis And Milky Way Shimmer In Time-Lapse ...
Huffington Post
Unless there's a meteor shower, we don't usually notice things moving up in space. Sped up and enhanced, however, the night sky becomes a bustling world—the clouds, the Milky Way and everything in between can be seen shifting and changing in ways the ...

Saskatchewan Meteor Video
SASKATOON - A scientist says the fireball that streaked above Alberta and Saskatchewan on Tuesday is the biggest and brightest recorded on the Prairie.
www.huffingtonpost.ca/tag/saskatchewan-meteor-video

Possible Meteorite Specimen Recovered in Cuba ...
48 sec
Depicted here is what I believe to be a meteorite specimen. It was found in Cuba. It is strongly ...
youtube.com

NASA Admits Strange Fireballs This Month... Compilation Video ...
http://sheilaaliens.net/?p=290 Fireball footage starts @ 01:12 "A strange breed of fireball is ...
www.youtube.com/watch?v=TH-qxcixRU8

25 February 2012

MBIQ Detects Italia Bolide 25FEB2012

MBIQ Detects Italia Bolide 25FEB2012

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Replay - Meteorats to Hit Alberta! Rockhaven/Battleford Sask. Strike! 25FEB2012

Meteorats COMING SOON! 24FEB!!!

Man claims meteorite find
StarPhoenix
Now geologists and astronomers who study meteorites are trying to get in touch with the man in an attempt to verify whether the rocks are connected to Tuesday's meteor sighting, which rattled houses as it zoomed over North Battleford. ...

Bolide  Wainwright, Alberta Canada. February 21, 2012
YouTube -Uploaded by wronco on 22 Feb 2012 495 views


Feb. 21 Bright Meteor Over Western Canada 
- Compilation of Videos

YouTube - Uploaded by Sheilaaliens on 24 Feb 2012 24 views

Rat Attack on NOVA
be prepared for the NEXT Meteorite Hunt in Canada With RATS!


Rats Rule, Dogs Left to Drool for Meteorites!
Belgian-trained African Giant Pouched Rats now being used to search for landmines will soon be trained by meteorite hunters to hunt for meteorites, predicts LunarMeteorite*Hunter, Tokyo, Japan. Rats have an acute sense for smell and are extremely accurate in detection; rat "packs" will soon be used to search meteorite strewn fields in Brazil, Slovakia, Canada, the United States and elsewhere, the US and elsewhere (Rats! Alberta prohibited by Law source:RMCA (Rat and Mouse Club of America).
  The Belgians have been working on this technique for years and will be the first to demonstrate in the field. It is rumoured that NASA (USA), JAXA (Japan) and ESA (Europe) are planning rapid response teams of rats for recovery of newly fallen meteorites.
" Dogs will soon be out of use due to their large size and food consumption; rats are "in"". Hopper The Meteorite Dog and Brix The Dog will soon only be on late night TV re-runs?
Previously posted 10NOV2010/11NOV2010
http://lunarmeteoritehunters.blogspot.com/2010/11/rats-may-soon-be-trained-to-search-for.html

Meteor as seen over Wainwright Alberta Canada. February 21, 2012

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