15 November 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 13-15NOV2016

From PSRD: New Headline article about meteorites
Searching for Ancient Solar System Materials on the Moon, Earth, and Mars --
The early history of the Solar System is recorded by meteorites falling now, but also by those that fell hundreds of millions to billions of years ago, preserved in lunar samples, sedimentary layers on Earth, and even sitting on the surface of Mars....

UAE detection stations fully operational after meteorite hits Abu Dhabi
The National
The first meteor detection station, dubbed UACN1, was setup in the Remah area of Al Ain in January. UACN2 was established in the Razeen area, ...

Boom heard for miles still a mystery
Black Hills Pioneer
Tom Durkin, the deputy director of the South Dakota Space Consortium said he checked with the American Meteor Society and no meteor sightings ...

The November issue of Meteorite Times is now up.
Enjoy! Paul and Jim

Meteor Activity Outlook for November 12-18, 2016
American Meteor Society
This will be the worse time of the month to view meteor activity as the bright glare from the full moon will obscure all but the brighter meteors.

Bright Moon Will Ding Leonid Meteor Shower
Astro Bob
Most meteors are comet dust striking at the atmosphere at speeds so high, they vaporize in a blaze of light. This is a meteor from the Leonid shower in ...

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

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