02 August 2017

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 02AUG2017

Asteroid bigger than Chebylinsk meteor which injured 1500 heading towards earth
The collision-course space rock is believed to be bigger than the Chebylinsk meteor which exploded above Russia, damaging thousands of buildings ...

Announcement from Planetary Science Research Discoveries [PSRD]
More on the Building Blocks of Planet Earth -- Isotopic data from meteorites are used in the search
for Earth-forming materials.

Meteor lights up sky in Washington State, USA
A fireball lit up the sky above Washington State on July 30 and was seen by hundreds of witnesses. This...

How To Catch The Perseids And Beat The Almost-Full Moon
Whenever August comes around, the most reliable meteor shower in Earth's night skies is sure to come too: the Perseids. An elliptical trail of dust ...

APOD: 2017 August 1 - Perseid Meteors over Turkey
Astronomy Picture of the Day - NASA
Explanation: The Perseid Meteor Shower, usually the best meteor shower of the year, will peak late next week. A person watching a clear sky from a ...

Minnesota's Biggest Meteor Shower is Back
Minnesota's New Country
The most visible meteor shower in the Minnesota sky is back this August, featuring more than 80 'shooting stars' per hour. The Perseid meteor shower ...

There's 2 eclipses happening in August and you may be able to catch the lunar one in Singapore
Another notable event is the Perseids meteor showers that happens on August 12 and 13. However, due to Singapore's brightly lit, urban environment, ...

In August, watch this meteor shower named for a saint
Catholic News Agency
But every August, Catholics have the chance to see a meteor shower ... The Perseids meteor shower, also called the “tears of St. Lawrence,” is a ...

Witness meteor shower at Kolomoki State Park
Early County News
Kolomoki Mounds State Park is hosting a Night Paddle to witness the Perseid meteor shower on Aug. 12. This meteor shower will be a grand celestial ...

When you can watch spectacular meteor shower - and a partial solar eclipse
South Wales Argus
First up, the annual Perseids meteor shower peaks during August, and despite some interference from moonlight which will blot out the fainter ...

The Perseid Meteor Shower is beginning
Southgate Amateur Radio Club
This week, Earth is entering a stream of debris from Comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle, source of the annual Perseid meteor shower. Specks of dusty debris ...

Stars Above: Solar eclipse and meteors grace August skies
Montreal Gazette
A stunning solar eclipse and the annul Perseid meteor shower along with a parade of planets promise to put on quite a sky show for onlookers.

August Solar Eclipse & the Perseid Meteor Shower
Northeastern Ontario
Looking Up: August Solar Eclipse & the Perseid Meteor Shower. By Gary Boyle • August 1, 2017. After a full day of enjoying nature and the great ...

Lunar eclipse on August 7-8 visible from PH
Manila Bulletin
If the sky permits, the famous Perseids meteor shower will be observed with its peak in the late evening and early morning hours on August 12-13.

Shooting stars: How to photograph the night sky
This brief guide will get you started on shooting the upcoming Perseid meteor shower, the Milky Way, and "Deep sky objects" like galaxies.

Fireball! Mysterious Object Streaks Across Washington State Skies (VIDEO)
Sputnik International
"Right now I can't say with 100 percent certainty that it was a meteor," Mike Hankey, operations manager for the AMS, told Inverse. "I'm more like 95 .

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

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