13 June 2017

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 13JUN2017

NASA Discovers 10 'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroids
Juliana Rose Pignataro, International Business Times
NASA scientists discovered more than 100 new space rocks over the past year — 10 of which were potentially hazardous. The space agency’s asteroid unit, also known as the Near Earth Object Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer, or NEOWISE, said in a press released that appears on their website it also saw an unexplained increase in comet activity....

Will Earth be hit by an asteroid?
International Business Times UK
The group announced earlier in June that there are asteroid fragments capable of destroying entire countries inside the Taurid meteor shower.

NASA: 10 Potentially Hazardous Rocks Discovered
According to the group of researchers, one of the fragments could hit Earth in 2022, 2025, 2032 or 2039 during the annual meteor shower. The work ...

Mining this asteroid between Mars and Jupiter would net $10 quintillion
MarketWatch Mon, Jun 12
That’s $10 with 18 zeroes after it. Scientists are interested in the metallic composition of the 16 Psyche asteroid. ...

Bright meteor fireball explodes over Espírito Santo, Brazil
According to globo.com a meteor fireball exploded in the sky above Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil on Sunday 11th June. It is estimated that the fireball ...

Rare Arizona meteorite receives Apache name
Cronkite News
Witnesses saw and heard the June 2, 2016, meteor fall, Garvie said. Sonic booms that reverberated as it shattered the sound barrier registered on ...

1. A Meteor With A Mass Of 1 Kg Moving At 20 Kg/s
Answer to 1. A meteor with a mass of 1 kg moving at 20 kg/s collides with Jupiter's atmosphere. The meteor penetrates 100 km into ...

Slow meteor with frag
Slow moving meteor with small frag. Credit: Dolan Dave Las Vegas Allsky Cam.

Event 1923-2017
Fireball event
Events in 2017 1923-2017 KML. AMS received one report about a fireball seen over TX on Monday, June 12th 2017 around 03:31 UT. D. Sound. 1 no ...

Event 1918-2017
Fireball event
AMS received 29 reports about a fireball seen over NJ, PA, NC, DE, MD and VA on Sunday, June 11th 2017 around 23:32 UT.2017 

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