29 June 2013

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 30JUN2013 Early

Metal object crashes through Seattle home- NOT meteorite!
A mysterious metal object crashed through a Seattle roof (Seattle Police Department)
Now identified as a part of a wood chipper!
A three-pound piece of metal crashed into a Seattle area home earlier this week, causing damage to the home's ceiling and roof and leaving many to wonder where on Earth (or, perhaps, outer space) it came from. ...more http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/metal-object-crashes-seattle-home-144442966.html

Russian Meteor's Shock Wave Circled Earth ... Twice Scientists make surprising ...
(Newser) – Just how powerful was that massive meteor that rocked Russia last February? This powerful: The resulting shock wave circled the earth twice, reports the BBC. Scientists reached the conclusion after examining data from global stations that ...

Russian Meteor Shock Wave Circled the Earth Twice
Prensa Latina
Imagen activa 28 de junio de 2013, 16:40Washington, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) The shock wave caused by the impact of a meteorite that hit the Russian city of Chelyabinsk, in February, was so powerful that it circled the Earth twice. According to an ...

The Russian Meteor Sent a Shockwave Around the Earth Twice
Back in February, an unexpected meteor entered the atmosphere and exploded about twelve miles above the Earth's surface over Chelyabinsk, Russia. It took the world by surprise, and it's still the subject of study to find out what happened, how we ...

Wish upon a meteor
But as we celebrate “Meteor Day” today, let us try to go beyond the doomsday scenarios, which come with a meteor heading toward Earth. Is there something good that we can get out of these falling rocks from outer space apart from amusing ourselves with ...

Shockwaves From Russian Meteor Circled Globe Twice: A Study
Nature World News
The 10,000 ton meteor that crashed into a frozen lake in Russia earlier this year created shockwaves so intense they endured two trips around the globe, according to a new study based on information recorded at 20 infrasonic stations belong to the ...

Russian meteor shock wave traveled the globe twice
The Space Reporter
Do you remember the meteor that blazed a trail across the Russian sky on February 15, 2013? The resulting shock wave had a major impact on the city of Chelyabinsk, leading to property damaged and causing more than 1,500 injuries to the city's residents.

Family 'lucky to be alive' after freak meteorite ... ?????
4 min
Benjamin, aged four, and Harry, aged two, have been privileged to have witnessed a scene ...

Russian Meteor moved around Earth
Austrian Tribune
In a report from Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), it has been said that a meteor shaved through the Earth and rippled around the atmosphere. Good amount of energy was exuded in the form of a powerful shock and shocked ...

Shock Waves of Meteor Strike Travel around Earth
French Tribune
Feb. 15, 2013 witnessed a meteor slamming into the lands of the Russian Urals region. The energy released due to the impact led to a powerful shock wave that blasted the city of Chelyabinsk. Apart from property damage, it attributed to more than 1,500 ...

Shock wave from Russian meteor strike circled earth twice
Newstrack India
London, June 29 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that the shock wave from an asteroid that struck Russia in February was so powerful that it travelled twice around the globe. They used a system of sensors set up to detect evidence of nuclear tests and ...

2013 THE Year of Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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