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06 May 2017

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 06MAY2017

Ancient meteor strike triggered massive volcanic eruptions lasting millennia - study
RT
A chain reaction of volcanic eruptions which shaped the landscape of North America was triggered by a meteor strike nearly two billion years ago, ...

Ancient meteors hitting Earth may have had explosive impact
CBS News
A giant meteor impact on Earth nearly two billion years ago triggered more explosive and long-lived volcanic eruptions than previously thought, a new ...

Ancient meteor collisions led to volcanic eruptions lasting up to 1 million years
International Business Times, India Edition
The meteor strikes left huge craters all over Earth. Researchers previously believed that the cosmic impacts concluded when the age of dinosaurs ...

Ancient Meteor Strike Triggered Eruptions Lasting Up to a Million Years
Democratic Underground
By Charles Q. Choi, Live Science Contributor | May 5, 2017 07:08am ET A giant meteor impact on Earth nearly 2 billion years ago triggered more ...

Meteor lights up sky
YouTube
Meteor passes overhead lighting up the night sky on May the 4th 2017.

Mysterious Flash in SoCal Sky May Be Part of Meteor Shower
NBC New York
A mysterious light that flashed across Southern California skies Thursday night may be a part of a meteor shower expected to peak this weekend, ...

Mysterious Flash Of Light Was Likely A Meteor
CBS Los Angeles
GRIFFITH PARK (CBSLA.com) — A mysterious flash of light in the sky widely seen Thursday night may have been a preview of a meteor shower that ...

Meteor shower - Focus Taiwan News Channel (press release)

California meteor shower to peak Saturday
KRON4.com
LOS ANGELES (KRON) — People in Southern California saw a mysterious flash of light in the sky Thursday night. And in case you missed it, you may ...

How to watch the Eta Aquariid meteor shower this weekend
Manchester Evening News
Halley's Comet produces two meteor shower - The Eta Aquariids which should be visible this weekend and the Orionids which are visible in October...

What to Know About the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower
TIME
The Eta Aquarid meteor shower will be a sight to see on Friday night (and early Saturday morning) for anyone willing to stay up late enough.

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight. Here's How to See It.
Texas Hill Country
We're currently in the middle of a meteor shower that's expected to peak this week. The annual Eta Aquarid meteor shower is usually active between ...

Weekend brings the eta Aquariid meteor shower on Earth, New Year on Mars
WRAL.com
The eta Aquariid meteor shower peaks this weekend. Unfortunately, the weather doesn't look very cooperative for prime viewing in the hours before ...

Perseid Meteor Shower (#1)
the Scottish Dark Sky Observatory
Made of tiny pieces of space debris from the comet 'Swift-Tuttle', the Perseids, one of the brighter meteor showers of the year, are named after the ...

Watch the meteor shower
The Royal Institute of Navigation
The annual, week-long Eta Aquarid meteor shower is predicted to reach its maximum on 6 May.

Eta Aquariid Meteor Shower from Halley's Comet peaks this weekend
AccuWeather.com (blog)
The latest meteor shower is about to peak. The Eta Aquariids are a Class 1 major meteorshower. This shower produces a global show. A tip of the hat ...

Meteor Activity Outlook for May 6 – 12, 2017
International Meteor Organization
The estimated total hourly meteor rates for evening observers this week is near 2 for those viewing from the northern hemisphere and 3 for those ...

Meteor showers tipped for very early morning
Radio New Zealand
"Any fine night outside you will see the odd meteor flit across the sky, with the meteor showers they are more frequent. "This one comes from the, or the ...

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower, Crumbs of Halley's Comet, Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect
Yahoo News
The annual, week-long Eta Aquarid meteor shower is predicted to reach its maximum on Saturday morning (May 6). The bright moon will be a few ...

Watch: Kiwi captures stunning meteor streaking across Wellington's night sky
TVNZ
Watch: Kiwi captures stunning meteor streaking across Wellington's night sky ... Kiwi star-gazers rose early this morning to catch a glimpse of a meteor ...

2017 The FOURTH Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™ / Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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