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24 April 2013

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 24APR2013

Yale scientists confirm rock that hit Wolcott house wasmeteorite, might have caused Friday 'boom'
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 04:18 PM PDT
WOLCOTT — A rock that caused damage to a Wolcott home over the weekend has been confirmed by the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History as ameteorite.Continue reading

LATEST NEWS
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 03:06 PM PDT
Meteorite crashes through roof in Wolcott, Conn. NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Yale scientist says a rock that crashed through the roof of a home in Wolcott was a meteorite.Continue reading

Meteorite crashes through roof in Wolcott, Conn.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 03:00 PM PDT
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Yale scientist says a rock that crashed through the roof of a home in Wolcott was ameteorite. Police say resident Larry Bech called them Saturday morning to report that his home had been damaged by a falling rock the night before.Continue reading

Possible meteorite crashes into home
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 01:53 PM PDT
Officials at the Yale Peabody Museum confirmed that ameteorite struck a home in Wolcott at the end of last week.Continue reading

Report: Possible meteoritehits house in Wolcott
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 12:26 PM PDT
According to NBC Connecticut, a baseball-sized rock that crashed through a Wolcott house over the weekend is under consideration as possibly being a meteorite.Continue reading

Meteorite Crashes Through Roof In Wolcott
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 11:35 AM PDT
A baseball-sized rock that crashed through the roof of a house at 2 Williams Court on Friday night is a meteorite, according to an expert at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. Continue reading

Rock that hit Wolcott house may be meteorite; report coming
npc-news.registercitizen.com
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 11:18 AM PDT
WOLCOTT — A rock that caused damage to a Wolcott home over the weekend is currently under consideration as a possible meteorite.Continue reading

Possible meteorite crashes into Wolcott home
Tue, 23 Apr, 2013 09:55 AM PDT
It came from outer space - maybe.Continue reading

Large fireball lights up night skies over Argentina | The Extinction ...
Argentine authorities believe the spectacular fireball was caused by a meteor entering the earth's atmosphere and disintegrating. Some witnesses reported to ...
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Dazzling fireball turns night into day over northern Argentina - Yahoo!
From the blog Geekquinox: An exceptionally bright fireball streaked through the sky over northern Argentina early Sunday morning, lighting up the night as ...
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Suspected meteor flash briefly transforms night to day in Argentina
NBCNews.com (blog)
A suspected meteor flash wowed observers in Argentina early Sunday — and sparked memories of February's more serious blast over Russia. The fireball lit up the night in north and central Argentina at about 3:30 a.m. local time, according to accounts ...

Video: Suspected meteor lights up sky above Argentine city
Belfast Telegraph
... Suspected meteor lights up sky above Argentine city. Comments. Email; Print; Font Size. 23 April 2013. Amateur video filmed at the concert showed the suspected meteor falling towards earth and bursting into a dazzling light that turned the night ...

Raw: Suspected meteor at Argentina concert - USA Today
USA TODAY
Raw: Suspected meteor at Argentina concert. Concert-goers in northern Argentina were this week treated to a light show with a difference. A suspected meteor lit up the night sky early on Sunday in Salta, as the folk music band Los Tekis performed at an ...
Meteor Lights Up Sky Over Argentine City of Santiago del Estero
Hispanically Speaking News
At around 3:30 a.m., the people of Santiago del Estero in northern Argentina were stunned and some frightened by a meteor as it burned up over near the city. Someone attending a nearby music festival managed to capture the event, which caused thousands ...

'Meteor' lights up Argentinian sky new
Belfast Telegraph
'Meteor' lights up Argentinian sky new. Concert-goers in northern Argentina have been treated to a light show with a difference. Two suspected members of al Qaida's North African branch have been arrested in Spain ...

Heads Up! 'Fireball Season' Peaks This Week
Space.com
The dramatic fireball that exploded over Russia in February got many people wondering if there is any way to anticipate future dazzling meteors before they appear. Well, meteors not associated with an annual shower are certainly tough to predict. But ...
Метеорит в небе над Аргентиной
RT на русском
Посетители концерта в аргентинском городе Сальта стали зрителями незапланированного светового шоу. Во время выступления фолк-группы Los Tekis над городом пролетело НЛО. По предварительным данным, это был метеорит, который сгорел в теплых слоях атмосферы.

Raw: Suspected Meteor at Argentina Concert
The Associated Press
Concert-goers in northern Argentina were this week treated to a light show with a difference. A suspected meteor lit up the night sky early on Sunday in Salta, as the folk music band Los Tekis performed at an outdoor venue. (April 22) ...

Huge white flash in the sky caught on camera in Argentina
ITV News
A suspected meteor lit up the night sky in Salta, as the folk music band Los Tekis performed at an outdoor venue. Amateur video filmed at the concert shows the suspected meteor falling towards earth and bursting into a dazzling light that turned the ...

Massive Meteorite Falls in Argentina - Meteor ...
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Massive Meteorite Falls in Argentina - Meteor FOOTAGE! This happened last night in Santiago ...
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Suspected meteor lights up sky above Argentine city
Belfast Telegraph
Amateur video filmed at the concert showed the suspected meteor falling towards earth and bursting into a dazzling light that turned the night sky blue. Comments. Email; Print; Font Size. The Belfast off-licence was robbed by a man with a baseball bat ...

Night Turns To Day As Spectacular Meteor Explodes Over Argentina
RedOrbit
A dazzling display of light appeared over Argentina on Sunday, April 21 and was captured on video by a concert goer filming the band playing on stage. In the video a giant fireball can be seen in the background lighting up the night sky as it exploded ...

Argentina's High-Fly: Suspected meteor flash caught on camera (VIDEO)
RT
Amateur video filmed at a show by folk music band Los Tekis in the town of Salta on Sunday at about 3:30am local time showed what is suspected to be a meteor falling to earth and bursting into a dazzling light display, with the night sky turning blue ...

Suspected Meteor Shower in Argentina
French Tribune
It was nowhere in the thoughts of concert goers in northern Argentina that they will be treated with a suspected meteor flash. The suspected meteor shower took place at 3.30 am in north and central Argentina. "The sky lit up completely for a couple of ...

Meteor Shower In Argentina: Suspected Meteor Lights Up Sky At Concert [VIDEO]
Latin Times
Experts in Argentina have estimated that the meteor was traveling at 130,000 km (81,000 miles) per hour and reportedly disintegrated when it was 65 km (40 miles) from the ground. According to Jorge Coghlan, director of the Astronomical Observatory of ...

NASA to Broadcast Live Images of Lyrid Meteor Shower Tonight and Early ...
French Tribune
People, who missed the annual Lyrid meteor shower on Sunday and Monday night, need not to worry, as NASA has got them covered. Live images of the Lyrid meteorshower will be broadcasted tonight and early Tuesday by Scientists at the NASA's Marshall ...

Moon & Clouds Dim Meteor Shower
14 News WFIE Evansville
I've gotten several questions the last few days on the Lyrid meteor shower. Viewers have asked me when they can watch it. Here is my answer: It's going to be tough viewing this year due to the nearly full Moon which is nearly 95% full at this writing ...

Bright Meteor Rocks Argentina Rock Concert - Universe Today
Universe Today
Talk about a light show! A massive bolide was captured on video during a middle-of-the-night rock concert in Argentina on April 21, 2013. The band, Los Tekis performed at an outdoor concert venue and in perfect timing, right after the band concluded a ...

Taunang Lyrid meteor shower na nagaganap tuwing Abril, inabangan
GMA News
Taunang Lyrid meteor shower na nagaganap tuwing Abril, inabangan. Date posted: Apr 23, 2013 11:58am. Reporter: Hadji Rieta. Related Stories. Cloudy skies threaten to spoil meteor shower treat · Skywatchers to see streaking meteors. EMBED CODE: ...

Fireball Season Is In Full Swing [VIDEO]
Nature World News
For reasons scientists have yet to fully understand, spring is fireball season for planet Earth, which means the nightly rate of sitings suddenly jumps from 10 percent to 30 percent. All told, NASA reports that a person with the time and patience to ...

Whoa! Suspected Meteor Adds Fireworks to Argentina Concert (Video)
Space.com
Some rock concerts use fireworks to dazzle concert-goers, but it is something else entirely when Mother Nature creates the light show. An amazing video released by the Associated Press on Monday (April 22) reveals just that: A dazzling fireball that by ...

Argentina meteor video: Fireball explodes in sky for ...
A fan filming the show on a mobile phone managed to capture the moment themeteor exploded ...
mirror.co.uk

Suspected Meteor Lights Up Argentinian Sky | KTLA 5
ARGENTINA (KTLA) -- The night sky over Argentina was lit up early Sunday morning by what ...
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Comet could blast Earth with odd meteor shower
NBCNews.com (blog)
Scientists say Comet ISON, already shedding dust at the prodigious rate of about 112,000 pounds per minute, could spark an unusual meteor shower. Computer simulations predicting the location and movement of the comet's dust trail show Earth will be ...

Meteor Shower: When And Where To Watch Livestream Of Spectacular Lyrid ...
iScienceTimes.com
The Lyrid meteor shower is an annual meteor shower that occurs every year around April 21, when Earth passes through a curtain of dusty material left over from Comet Thatcher (a comet discovered in 1861 that orbits the sun every 415 years). Like Us on ...

Lyrid Meteor Shower Happening This Week
WBIW.com
(UNDATED) - AccuWeather.com meteorologists continue to monitor sky for the viewing possibilities of the Lyrids, the first major meteor shower since early January. The shower will be visible through Friday. While the Lyrids average 10 to 20 meteors an ...

Meteor Shower April 2013: NASA Live Stream Lyrids (+Feed)
The Epoch Times
“If you'd like to catch a last look at 2013 Lyrid meteor shower, this is your chance!” MSFC officials said Monday, according to Space. “Although a bright moon may interfere with viewing, you should still be able to see Lyrid meteors at an anticipated ...

Suspected meteor in Argentina lights up the sky
WXYZ
SALTA, Argentina - A suspected meteor lit up the skies in northern Argentina early Sunday morning. The meteor was spotted by concert-goers at an outdoor venue. They saw the flash at around 3:30 am local time. According to local media, the flash could ...

Watch the best concert ever end with exploding meteor over the stage
msnNOW
This Los Tekis concert in Salta, Argentina, got a sign of approval from the heavens when a meteorapparently exploded in the sky above the stage. The folk music band had just finished playing when the fireball began falling to Earth and lit up the sky ...

Fireball Season for Earth: Meteors Light Sky in Cosmic Display (Video)
Science World Report
It's fireball season for Earth. But don't worry; it's not literal. Instead, you'll get some amazing opportunities to see cosmic lightshows from your very own backyard. A bright flash of light streaked across the early evening sky over several northeast ...

'Meteor' lights up Argentinian sky
Irish Independent
A suspected meteor lit up the night sky early on Sunday in Salta, as the folk music band Los Tekis performed at an outdoor venue. The spectacle happened at about 3.30am local time (6.30am GMT), according to local media reports. Amateur video filmed at ...

Piece of meteor falls through Wolcott roof?
WTNH
WOLCOTT, Conn. (WTNH) -- Officials are working to determine if a rock that crashed through a Wolcott roof Friday night might be a piece of a meteor. Wolcott Police said local resident Larry Beck called them on Saturday to report that a baseball-sized ...

The Curious History of the Lyrid Meteor Shower - Astrobiology Magazine
Astrobiology Magazine
The Lyrid meteors occur annually right around April 21st to the 23rd. A moderatemeteor shower, observers in the northern hemisphere can expect to see about 20 meteors in the early morning hours under optimal conditions. Such has been the case for ...

Suspected meteor bursts into atmosphere above concert in Argentina
Metro
Music fans got the ultimate light show as a suspected meteor exploded into a ball of light as it entered the Earth's atmosphere during a concert in Argentina. The spectacular moment the fireball lit up the sky was captured on video as fans watched folk ...

NASA to Webcast Lyrid Meteor Shower
Patch.com
NASA to Webcast Lyrid Meteor Shower Tonight in case you missed it over the weekend. You can watch the Lyrid meteor shower webcast on SPACE.com courtesy of NASA's feed. The Lyrid MeteorShower happens every year in the month of April. In 2013, the ...

Intense Ball of Light Fills the Sky in Argentina (21 April 2013)
YouTube
130,000km per hour meteor turns night to day as it enters atmosphere over concert in Argentina. The moment a meteor exploded into a ball of light last night as it entered the Earth's atmosphere has been captured on video. The footage was taken by a ...

Fireball lights the sky over concert in Salta, Argentina (video) - Digital Journal
DigitalJournal.com
Salta - As the folk music band "Los Tekis" performed at an outdoor venue, a suspected meteor lit up the night sky early on Sunday in Salta, Argentina. Just as they finished their song, the sky lit up like day. The incident was caught on an amateur ...

Suspected Meteor Lights Up Sky Above Argentina ...
Thousands of residents of the Argentine city of Santiago del Estero witness a massive fireball ...
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