19 February 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 19FEB2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 18FEB2016
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
A fireball streaked across the sky in the Richmond region and much of the East Coast on Tuesday, according to the American Meteor Society.

Australian man catches close-up footage of suspected meteor
Big News Network.com
MELBOURNE, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- A man testing out his body camera at a Victoria, Australia, beach captured video of a suspected meteor falling to earth ...

Russia Is Targeting Asteroids
Mirror Daily
The meteor explosion that took place in 2013 in the northeast of Russia caused a shock wave that injured more than 1,500 individuals and severely ...

Green balls of fire! Watch a meteorite light up the sky over France
Specialists from civil aviation have told us that it was probably a meteor shower,” Alexander Grimaud, director of the prefect of Isère's office told Le ...

Hundreds Witness Large Meteor Explodes Over South France (Video)
Before It's News
The fireball was seen primarily from the Alpine region but witnesses from as far as Corsica, Switzerland and Spain also reported the event.

VIDEO: Meteor spotted on Valentine's Day
Action News viewer Michael Cheatle shared video of a Valentine's Day meteor streaking over Stone Harbor, New Jersey, just after 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

How the Sun Protects Earth From Getting Clobbered By an Asteroid
That still leaves a lot of debris on the loose—witness the 66-ft (20 m) meteor that exploded in the skies over Chelyabinsk, Russia in 2013. All the same ...

A month of meteor's: Another two fireballs light up the sky in Italy France and Switzerland
The Big Wobble
Photo Youreporter.It A streaking fireball brighter than the full moon lit up skies over northern Italy on Wednesday evening. The fireball left a trail of ...

Study: Iron-rich meteorites lie deep in Antarctica's ice
AOL News
Antarctica is a rich area for meteorites, but one type has been under-represented, and a group of scientists from the University of Manchester believes ...

Meteor caught on video found weeks later in Florida
Cox - Cox Communications
Meteor caught on video found weeks later in Florida by Kimberly Miller, Palm Beach Post 3 hours ago. A group of meteorite hunters found six pieces of ...

Meteorite fall in Italy Feb 18, 2016
RSOE EDIS Event Report - A streaking fireball brighter than the full moon lit up skies over northern Italy on Wednesday evening. The fireball left a trail ...

WATCH: Amazing footage emerges of 'flaming space orb' narrowly missing ski resort
Daily Star
But today a recording taken of an rugby game has emerged showing the errie green meteorite head in their direction. If a space rock is heading ...

Falling meteorite lights up skies over northern Italy
The Local - 18 Feb 2016
A streaking fireball brighter than the full moon lit up skies over northern Italy on Wednesday evening.The fireball left a trail of vapour hanging in the sky for minutes. ...

Fireball meteor recovered in Florida
Tucson News Now
You may remember hearing about a fireball meteor that streaked across the daytime sky in Florida late last month. Fragments of that meteorite have ...

France: Watch as meteorite falls to Earth near French ski resort
Spectators watching a snow rugby match at the Tournoi des 6 stations in Valmorel on Wednesday evening got a rare treat as a meteorite was seen ...

Russia has plans to build missiles for space that could be fired at a moment's notice
Business Insider
The Chelyabinsk meteor, for example, that exploded over Russia in 2013 was about 65 feet wide. The explosion and resulting shockwave sent 1,500 ...

3 New Dark Sky Preserves for Meteor Gazing in Michigan
Up next: The Lyrids, which can be a dandy of meteor shower with unpredictable surges. The moon could wash it all out, though.

Sud-Est : Une boule de feu aperçue dans le ciel
"Nous avons rapidement levé le doute: les spécialistes de l'aviation civile nous ont indiqué que c'était probablement une pluie demétéorites qui avait ...

'It was mind blowing': Fireball mystery in French skies enthralls Twitter
A falling mass of flames over France has taken social media by storm, with eyewitnesses wondering whether it was a meteorite or even an aircraft ...

Meteor Activity Outlook for February 20-26, 2016
American Meteor Society
This will be the worst time of the month to try and view meteor activity as the bright moon all obscure all but the brightest meteors. The estimated total ...

Gabriel Rodrigues Hickel
February 18 at 7:40pm

2016 The THIRD Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™ / Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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