22 November 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 22NOV2016

Bright flash at 11:18 pm lights up Suncoast sky from N. Port to Bradenton
A fireball is a brighter-than-usual meteor. The International Astronomical Union (IAU) defines a fireball as "a meteor brighter than any of the planets" ...

Florida Meteor Video-
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BREAKING!! - Huge Fireball Meteor "Bright As The Sun"
Godlike Productions
Reports from this fireball meteor in central Florida on 11/21/16 are flooding in to the reporting system of the American Meteor Society/International ...

Bright meteor fireball reported over the Gulf of Mexico near Florida
Signs of the Times
At around 11:18 P.M. on Monday there was a bright light that lit up the night over the Suncoast. We have had numerous reports of this "fireball" moving.

Curtin University's Desert Fireball Network locates and recovers meteorite
Community Newspaper Group
A 1.15kg meteorite, described as a “squished brick” fell to earth – arguably on the spookiest night on the calendar Halloween – on a farm near Morawa ...

Great balls of fire: WA scientists follow flames to freshly fallen meteorite
Long Beach City College Viking
There's a new contender for best job title ever – Scientist for the Desert Fireball Network.Curtin University's DFN is a ragtag gang of dedicated ...

Meteorite recovered in WA with the help of stargazers and science app
ABC Online
The 1.15-kilogram meteor landed near Morawa on Halloween, discovered days later by members of Curtin University's Desert Fireball Network (DFN).

Meteorite 'older than Earth' recovered
Perth Now
Members of Curtin University's Desert Fireball Network team tracked the 1.15kg meteorite, which fell to earth near Morawa just after 8pm on ...

Desert Fireball Network Needs Help Tracking Exploding Meteors
The Desert Fireball Network, based out of Curtin University in Perth, Australia is made up of a group of scientists whose sole mission is to look for and ...

Desert Fireball Network Hunts Freshly Fallen Meteorites
Huffington Post Australia
She filed a report on the NASA-linked Fireballs In The Sky citizen science app and Curtin University's Desert Fireball Network raced to their series of ...

The November 2016 issue of SPACE ROCKS MAGAZINE is here:

NASA`s New Horizon Spacecraft Helping For Discoveries On The Dwarf Planet Pluto
All India Roundup
The NASA`s new horizon spacecraft Whizzed past Pluto, is helping scientists to make new discoveries on the dwarf planet Pluto. “The impact crater ...

A Meteor
Spaceweather.com Realtime Image Gallery
It was a deep cristal-clear night in Crimean astrophysical observatory when we see a very bright grren flash in the east sky! My camera catched this ...

November Meteor Activity
International Meteor Organization
Meteor Activity Outlook for 19-25 November 2016 ... The Geminids are usually the strongest meteor shower of the year and meteor enthusiasts are ...

No wrong side of Earth for Meteor Camera Network
"The fireball was reported by several United Arab Emirates and Oman visual observers," says Odeh, "One of those reporting the fireball from Abu ...

Geminid Meteor Shower Walk
geminid-meteor-shower The last meteor shower of the year, the Geminids, is on display. This night sky event is a favorite meteor shower viewing ...

Japanese teenager films meteor shortly after Fukushima earthquake
Signs of the Times
A teenager has filmed a ' meteorite ' burning across the sky shortly after the Japanese earthquake struck. The teen, known as Asuka, 16, from Japan, ... NOT a meteor; it was an aircraft contrail. The object was moving too slowly to be a meteor

Teenager films 'meteorite' burning across sky following Japanese earthquake
The teenager, known as Asuka, 16, from Japan, filmed the extraordinary sight trailing across the evening sky this evening.NOT a meteor; it was an aircraft contrail. The object was moving too slowly to be a meteor

Meteor Japan - 22 NOV 2016 - Meteorite Japon
Teenager films 'meteorite' burning across sky following Japanese earthquake METEOR FILMED IN JAPAN FOLLOWING FUKUSHIMA Meteor Japan ...NOT a meteor; it was an aircraft contrail. The object was moving too slowly to be a meteor

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

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