05 November 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 05NOV2016

NASA, FEMA Hold Asteroid Emergency Planning Exercise
NASA/JPL press release Nov. 5, 2016
"It's not a matter of if -- but when -- we will deal with such a situation," said Thomas Zurbuchen, Associate Administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate in Washington. "But unlike any other time in our history, we now have the ability to respond to an impact threat through continued observations, predictions, response planning and mitigation."

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 04NOV2016
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
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Arizona's Jaw-Dropping Mile-Long Meteor Crater
Smithsonian Channel
In the northern Arizona desert, an imposing-looking crater shows the impact of an ancient meteor crash. Until the 1960s, it was mistakenly believed to ...

The Taurid meteor shower is about to peak - get your slow-moving fireballs here
Lets face it - not all meteor showers are born equal, and we tend to favour the ones that give us the most bang for our buck, such as the Perseid meteor ...

Taurid Meteor Shower 2016 Live Stream: How To Watch Fireballs From Comet Encke
International Business Times
If the state of American politics is stressing you out, simply walk outside and look up — there might be fireballs to distract you. The Taurid meteor ...

Explorador Curiosity descubre un inusual meteorito metálico en Marte
Itapunta.com (Comunicado de prensa) (blog)
Curiosity había descubierto otros meteoritos sobre la superficie marciana, pero este objeto tiene algunos rasgos únicos. Este jueves la Nasa confirmó ...

A guide to the spectacular events that will fill the skies this month
Daily Mail
'Meteor showers produce shooting stars, although what we're actually seeing is particles of dust and debris left by a comet burning up the Earth's ...

Smoking meteor through Pleiades
Cloudy Nights
Page 2 of 2 - Smoking meteor through Pleiades - posted in Beginning and Intermediate Imaging: Great catch Jon. I get excited when I see anything fly ...

From the biggest supermoon in living memory to an array of shooting stars: A guide to the ...
Daily Mail
The supermoon of December 14 will be remarkable for a different reason: it's going to wipe out the view of the Geminid meteor shower, Nasa said.

Supermoon: Mars should be visible next to the moon this weekend, November 5 and 6
West Briton
The Taurid meteor shower will peak in the evening and following morning. "The individual meteors appear to radiate from the shower's namesake ...

The Sky Tonight Update: Taurids Meteor Shower, Nov. 4 peak
Irene W. Pennington Planetarium - WordPress.com
The Taurids meteor shower is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. It is unusual in that it consists of two ...

Meteor Activity Outlook for November 5-11, 2016
American Meteor Society
The estimated total hourly meteor rates for evening observers this week is near 5 as seen from mid-northern latitudes (45N) and 4 as seen from ...

Meteor Shower Calendar
International Meteor Organization
The meteor shower calendar is compiled by Alastair McBeath based on information in IMO Monograph No.2: Handbook for Visual Meteor Observers, ...

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

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