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26 November 2014

California Meteor 25NOV2014 w/ video

California Meteor =2015 PST 25NOV2014 w/ video
17 Meteor Sighting Reports!
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California Meteor =2015 PST 25NOV2014
v.4 c2014 Lunar Meteorite Hunter / Google Earth
Just a meteor video- north near
SNA.CA - dashcam video
Posted to YouTube by gltovar 7 views
Published on Nov 25, 2014
on the 405 north near SNA

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Initial Meteor Sighting Reports-
25NOV2014 John & Carey Thousand Oaks,CA,USA 20:15 PST 4-5(sec) E-W/Facing West Bright White Sparkly Ball W/SparklyTail Bright White Yes: A Long Sparkly Tail It Was Very Cool, & 3 Other's Saw it @ Same Time

25NOV2014 Chris Ruhm Yucaipa, CA USA 2015 PST 5-8 second disappeared behind hill North to South Started yellow wwent to blue then green moon lots of sparks and a long tail that remianed for a few seconds after meteor had passed Birghtest, longest one I hvae ever seen by far.

25NOV2014 Lynne Santa Barbara, CA 2010 PST 10 secs N N FLAMES burning flame no slow moving

25NOV2014 David Wingo San Diego, CA, USA 2005 PST 3-4 seconds right to left yellow/red fireball moon no none

All 17  meteor sighting reports can be seen here

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The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 26NOV2014

SHOCK ASTEROID WARNING: Planet earth faces 100 YEARS of killer strikes starting in 2017
ASTEROIDS could rain down on the earth for 100 years, shocked experts have just warned. ...

Diamonds From Canyon Diablo Meteorite Are A Structurally Disordered Form Of Ordinary Diamond
redOrbit - 11 hours
April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Approximately 50 years ago, a large meteorite , named Canyon Diablo after the crater ...

Asteroid impacts on Earth make structurally bizarre diamonds
SpaceDaily - 14 hours
Diamond grains from the Canyon Diablo meteorite. The tick marks are spaced one-fifth of a millimeter (200 microns) apart. Image courtesy ...

20,000 meteorites and counting: New book details productive collection program
PhysOrg - 4 hours
Meteorites collected from Antarctica provide insight into the universe, help tell the history of the moon and Mars, and hold untold secrets ...

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 25NOV20...
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
The Chelyabinsk meteor (pictured) was caused by a near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia on 15 February 2013. Scientists ...

Northern Rockies Skies for December: The Rich Winter Skies
University of Wyoming News
Planets and Meteor Showers: Mars sets an hour or so after sunset; Jupiter is in Leo and rises around 10 p.m. It can be viewed most of the evening.

When is YOUR nation many expected to be strike by a meteor?
ukexpress.org
When is YOUR nation many expected to be strike by a meteor? Study looked during 33 vitalmeteor impact events between 2000 to 2013; Frequency ..

Fireball Spotted Southwest Of Tuscaloosa, Alabama On November 20
RedOrbit
A bright fireball occurred at 8:18 pm CST, Nov. 20, just southwest of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and was detected by NASA All Sky Cameras. The fireball ...

Future Gold Rush: Is Asteroid Mining the New Frontier?
Design and Trend
NASA is planning on a new project that will create a new source of revenue. Asteroid mining is the future and two companies have already signed ...

مشهد رائع : نيزك فضائي أثناء نزوله في روسيا
New videos
الإعلام كله لاح نظره في الكرة النارية التي انصدمت في روسيا يوم أمس مع الساعة 09.20 صبيحة الجمعة 15 فبراير 2013 . البعض كان يظن أنها طائرة كانت على وشك ...

فيديو يقرع القلوب قرعا نيزك روسيا الذي حير العلماء!
Hamara Quetta
أنصحك بمشاهدة الفيديو لن تخسر شيئا‏ إشتركوا فـي صـفـحـتـنـا الـمـشــهــورة فـ.

Antares Orb-3 Rocket Explosion and Frightening Incineration Captured by Up Close Launch Pad ...
Universe Today
One of the cameras was right in the middle of the fireball, with chunks of broken rocket showering down around. CREDITS: Mike Barrett / Jeff Seibert ...

This Meteor/UFO Explosion Video From Upstate New York A Fake?
BIG FROG 104
While surfing the web this morning we stumbled upon a video of what appears to be a meteor/UFO explosion over some town in Upstate New York. .... FAKED METEOR VIDEO!

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25 November 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 25NOV2014

When is YOUR country most likely to be hit by ameteor? Strikes are not as random as first thought ...
Daily Mail
The Chelyabinsk meteor (pictured) was caused by a near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia on 15 February 2013. Scientists ...

Asteroid impacts on Earth make structurally bizarre diamonds
Science Daily - 3 hours
Scientists have settled a longstanding controversy over a purported rare form of diamond called lonsdaleite -- a type of diamond formed by ...

The Pilot - 7 hours
Blanche Ward of Charlottetown, Labrador, spotted two small trails of smoke slowly flying high across the sky on Nov. 17.

New Video Shows 'Huge Fireball' Rocket Explosion From Four Different Angles
TheBlaze.com
On hitting the ground the rocket exploded in a huge fireball engulfing the launchpad and surrounding areas,” AmericaSpace's video description stated.

New Steps towards an Asteroid Early-Warning Network
The Utah People's Post
In 2013, the whole world saw how real an astronomical catastrophe was, when a meteor exploded on a February morning about 930 miles east of ...

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ALERTS ISSUED- NEOs Close Approaches November 2014

ALERTS ISSUED- NEOs Close Approaches November 2014
Meteors
c2014 Dirk Ross
ALERTS-
High probability for large bolide meteors 28OCT-08NOV  //  15-26NOV
2 3 4 5 8 10 12  13 for 10LD or less //  Moon Blind 03-14NOV  // 5 small. "mountain-sized" asteroids to pass safely

2014 UA176 ,2014 UX57 , 2014 UD192 ,2014 WA ,
2014 WO4, 2014 WJ6,2014,WE6,,2014 WF6,
2014 WR7,2014 WS7, 2014 WY119 , 2014 WF201 ,
 2014 WW201 , 

updated 24NOV2014
(2014 WW201) 2014-Nov-260.026810.424 m - 55 m25.28.66
(2014 WF201) 2014-Nov-230.01606.225 m - 57 m25.15.08

updated 22NOV2014
(2014 WY119) 2014-Nov-260.01134.415 m - 33 m26.34.74

updated 20NOV2014
(2014 WR7) 2014-Nov-210.00773.015 m - 34 m26.28.35
(2014 WS7) 2014-Nov-210.01134.49.1 m - 20 m27.38.11

updated 20NOV2014
(2014 WJ6)2014-Nov-15 0.9 LD
(2014 WE6)2014-Nov-13 0.6 LD
(2014 WF6)2014-Nov-112.6 LD

updated 18NOV2014
(2014 WO4) 2014-Nov-200.01024.035 m - 77 m24.419.99

updated 17NOV2014
(2014 WA) 2014-Nov-170.00491.96.1 m - 14 m28.29.40

updated 03NOV2014
(2014 UD192) 2014-Nov-090.00793.118 m - 40 m25.914.04


UPCOMING CLOSE APPROACHES TO EARTH
AU = ~150 million kilometers
1 LD = Lunar Distance = ~384,000 kilometers
Object
Name
Close
Approach
Date
CA
Distance*
(AU)
CA
Distance*
(LD)
Estimated
Diameter**
H
(mag)
Relative
Velocity
(km/s)
363505 (2003 UC20) 2014-Oct-310.134852.4640 m - 1.4 km18.112.26
(2014 UH115) 2014-Oct-310.175468.239 m - 87 m24.27.81
(2014 UA57) 2014-Nov-010.043016.717 m - 39 m25.97.01
(2014 US34) 2014-Nov-010.055021.423 m - 52 m25.310.69
(2014 UD115) 2014-Nov-010.053020.634 m - 77 m24.45.99
(2014 TL17) 2014-Nov-010.050119.573 m - 160 m22.88.74
(2014 UA58) 2014-Nov-010.034013.213 m - 28 m26.611.23
(2014 SJ142) 2014-Nov-020.119746.661 m - 140 m23.29.92
(1987 WC) 2014-Nov-030.124948.6310 m - 680 m19.710.01
(2014 UZ57) 2014-Nov-040.088134.327 m - 61 m24.920.16
(2014 US115) 2014-Nov-050.040215.735 m - 79 m24.48.50
(2012 CO46) 2014-Nov-050.134952.580 m - 180 m22.63.62
163818 (2003 RX7) 2014-Nov-060.157361.2560 m - 1.2 km18.415.17
(2014 UO33) 2014-Nov-060.169565.9100 m - 230 m22.09.08
(2014 UA176) 2014-Nov-060.01244.812 m - 26 m26.89.50
(2014 UX57) 2014-Nov-060.00933.614 m - 32 m26.38.37
(2014 TJ33) 2014-Nov-070.040315.770 m - 160 m22.910.85
(2014 US56) 2014-Nov-070.064325.016 m - 35 m26.24.33
(2014 MQ67) 2014-Nov-070.129250.3250 m - 570 m20.110.35
(2014 UT56) 2014-Nov-070.039215.215 m - 33 m26.39.82
(2014 UV115) 2014-Nov-070.055621.679 m - 180 m22.621.11
(2014 UT33) 2014-Nov-080.039915.554 m - 120 m23.511.63
(2008 UX) 2014-Nov-080.125949.0180 m - 410 m20.824.34
(2010 WT) 2014-Nov-090.169465.958 m - 130 m23.37.80
(2014 UV57) 2014-Nov-090.046418.122 m - 49 m25.47.62
(2014 UQ114) 2014-Nov-100.079531.084 m - 190 m22.524.02
138852 (2000 WN10) 2014-Nov-110.126149.1240 m - 540 m20.213.60
(2012 VS76) 2014-Nov-110.153059.511 m - 25 m26.916.15
(2014 HW) 2014-Nov-110.181870.75.6 m - 12 m28.44.22
(2014 TK64) 2014-Nov-130.121647.355 m - 120 m23.412.03
(2009 LD) 2014-Nov-140.054721.315 m - 34 m26.27.14
(2014 TS16) 2014-Nov-140.152259.2100 m - 230 m22.18.31
(2012 VG5) 2014-Nov-140.122147.529 m - 65 m24.810.09
(2000 LG6) 2014-Nov-140.164464.04.2 m - 9.4 m29.04.52
(2014 TZ) 2014-Nov-140.161362.892 m - 210 m22.32.90
(2014 UL115) 2014-Nov-150.072928.438 m - 85 m24.210.10
406213 (2007 AB2) 2014-Nov-150.119746.6230 m - 520 m20.39.59
(2000 WC1) 2014-Nov-150.102740.092 m - 210 m22.313.77
(2005 VN) 2014-Nov-150.173367.470 m - 160 m22.916.39
(2012 XS111) 2014-Nov-160.131851.3100 m - 230 m22.111.17
(2014 UW57) 2014-Nov-160.031012.113 m - 28 m26.63.99
(2012 VE26) 2014-Nov-170.137953.75.6 m - 12 m28.414.90
(2008 LQ16) 2014-Nov-170.125849.0230 m - 520 m20.323.31
214088 (2004 JN13) 2014-Nov-180.134752.42.5 km - 5.7 km15.115.33
85713 (1998 SS49) 2014-Nov-180.189873.91.9 km - 4.3 km15.723.10
(2013 YH48) 2014-Nov-180.114344.558 m - 130 m23.310.79
(2014 UG57) 2014-Nov-190.146557.062 m - 140 m23.26.86
(2014 UZ56) 2014-Nov-190.068726.718 m - 41 m25.85.54
(2004 XJ) 2014-Nov-200.167965.342 m - 94 m24.010.38
(2009 WV25) 2014-Nov-210.154360.042 m - 94 m24.015.60
(2009 BS5) 2014-Nov-210.089835.08.8 m - 20 m27.48.45
(2005 SX4) 2014-Nov-220.187272.8230 m - 520 m20.34.58
393908 (2005 UH3) 2014-Nov-220.114244.4800 m - 1.8 km17.629.56
(2014 UA33) 2014-Nov-250.186872.7120 m - 260 m21.83.99
(2013 WR45) 2014-Nov-250.156360.819 m - 43 m25.74.97
(2011 UP91) 2014-Nov-260.191274.4110 m - 240 m22.09.47
(2014 TX57) 2014-Nov-270.072028.0150 m - 330 m21.38.41
(2010 OC101) 2014-Nov-280.137753.6200 m - 450 m20.69.91
For Original Source and Complete Data- NASA / JPL - http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/ca/

updated 25NOV2014 reposted
updated 22NOV2014
updated 20NOV2014
updated 18NOV2014
updated 17NOV2014 reposted
reposted 05NOV2014
updated 03NOV2014
updated 02/11/2014 12:32 Japan Standard Time

orginal post 31OCT2014

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24 November 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 24NOV2014

Asteroid early warning system: What we need to protect Earth from 'killers'
Examiner.com
The Chelyabinsk meteor was estimated to have been equivalent to dropping 40 Hiroshima atomic bombs. "There is no point to discovering an ...

Second Biggest Impact Crater caused by Comet, not Meteor
Future Timeline
Second Biggest Impact Crater caused by Comet, not Meteor - posted in The History Forum: Scientists have finally solved a mystery. Weve known for a ...

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 23NOV2014
portaltotheuniverse.org
TN NC GA AL Fireball Meteor 21NOV2014 w / videosLatest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite NewsThis is a meteor I filmed with a dash cam on I-40 at mile ...

Japan Earthquake 6.8 plus MAG 22NOV2014
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
Breaking News- Japan Earthquake 6.8 plus 2210 JST MAG 22NOV2014 UPDATE- Injuries, homes collapsed now reported. Japan earthquake ...

Meteor Over Cochise County
Weather Underground
Shot was taken this morning (Nov 22, between 4am and 6am) in the Dragoon Mountains near Tombstone, Arizona.

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23 November 2014

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 23NOV2014

TN NC GA AL Fireball Meteor 21NOV2014 w / videos
Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
This is a meteor I filmed with a dash cam on I-40 at mile marker 416 in Tennessee. The camera didn't get it as good as the eye. It was green with a red ...

Kandimalal - The Wolfe Creek Meteor Crater, Western Australia
The Iron Ammonite
I've always been surprised by its relative lack of fame compared to its bigger brother -meteor crater in Arizona. However this changed in 2005 when ...

Wisconsin town took a big hit -- and rare mineral proves it
Pioneer Press - 2 hours
An extremely rare mineral has been found in a western Wisconsin meteorite crater, offering a new glimpse into an astronomical event that ...

Sudbury Basin formed by comet, not asteroid, researcher says
CBC via Yahoo Canada News - 14 hours
It’s been long believed the Sudbury Basin was shaped by an asteroid that hit the region more than a billion years ago, but a Laurentian ...

El misterioso resplandor que encendió la noche rusa: 4 teorías que lo explican
El Confidencial (Comunicado de prensa) (Registro) (blog)
No hace falta remontarse al célebre meteorito de Tungunuska de 1908 para recordar que estos cuerpos celestes adoran estrellarse en Rusia que, ...

Hundreds of us saw that 'giant fireball' this week — but where did it land?
thejournal.ie
ASTRONOMY IRELAND SAYS its received hundreds of sighting reports since Tuesday night — when what was described as a 'giant fireball' was ...

Inman Park meteor? approximately 9:19 PM EST
Reddit
Did anyone see what looked like a meteor around 9:19 PM EST tonight, Thursday, November 20, 2014? I just happened to glance up at my windows ...

Hampshire
UK Meteor Observation Network
... of Astronomical Societies (SAGAS) · The S.P.A.M. Meteor Detection Group ... UKMON by UK Meteor Network is licensed under a Creative Commons ...

10 reports
amsmeteors.org
AMS received 10 reports about a fireball seen over IL, IN, KY, MI and OH on November 22nd 2014 around 00:23 (UTC)

An asteroid, not a comet, is behind this meteor shower
St. Cloud Times
The Geminid meteor shower can be found centering in the constellation of Gemini in mid-December. Gemini, aka The Twins, from the ancient Greek, ...

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22 November 2014

ME OH IN Meteor 21NOV2014

ME OH IN Meteor =1920 EST 21NOV2014

Check your security cameras!

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Initial Meteor Reports-
21NOV2014 Matt Indianapolis, IN. united states 1924 EST 3 secons E-W White Brightest object in sky Multiple Frag Started as one object broke into multiple w/two main pieces. Could have been space junk. Observed about 90 degrees up.

21NOV2014 Kim Dayton, OHIO, USA 19:20, PM EST About 2 sec In western sky, straight down White, no sound Bright like sun Didn't see fragments We were driving on I-70.

21NOV2014 Katrhleen Orient, Maine USA 19:15:00 EST 7 - 10 seconds East to S-West White with orangish red tail Moon no It appered to come from right under the l ittle dipper and traveled across the sky with a brilliant orange / red tail trailing across the sky

All meteor sighting reports can be seen here

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Japan Earthquake 6.8 MAG 22NOV2014

Breaking News- Japan Earthquake 6.8 2210 JST MAG 22NOV2014
UPDATE-
More than 40 injuries, homes collapsed, roads and one train track now reported.

Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries
http://news.yahoo.com/strong-quake-strikes-central-japans-nagano-city-133850265.html

Nagano-ken  6.8 Mag. long duration, no tsunami danger.
Transport delays.  Electrical outage. No injuries yet reported.

Occurred at (JST) 22:08 JST 22 Nov 2014
Latitude(degree) Longitude(degree) 36.7N 137.9E
Depth 10 km
Magnitude 6.8
Region Name Nagano-ken Hokubu

JMA Official Website report-
http://www.jma.go.jp/en/quake/3/20141122221109395-222208.html

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Brasil Fireball Meteor 22NOV2014 w/ video pending

Brasil Fireball Meteor 00'05'47 UTC 22NOV2014 w/ video pending

video pending - check back for an update
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Brasil Fireball Meteor 0547 UTC 22NOV2014
Photo Credit- 
Cristovao Jacques / BRAMON.ORG

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Moscow, Russia Fireball Meteor 21NOV2014 / метеорита Москва 21 ноября 2014

Moscow, Russia Fireball Meteor 1847 Moscow Time 21NOV2014
/ Полет метеорита над Яузой. Москва 21 ноября 2014

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Moscow, Russia Fireball Meteor 1847 Moscow Time 21NOV2014
 Полет метеорита над Яузой. Москва 21 ноября 2014
Photo Credit- Сергей Серёгин / LunarMeteoriteHunter

Полет метеорита над Яузой. Москва 21 ноября 2014 -1847 Local Time
Posted to YouTube by Сергей Серёгин 157 views
Thank you to Романов Филипп on
astronomy.ru/forum for his post-
http://www.astronomy.ru/forum/index.php/topic,124400.0/topicseen.html

#RussiaMeteor

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impact diamonds / space diamonds / synthetic diamonds

impact diamonds / space diamonds / synthetic diamonds

PhysOrg  - 10 hours 21NOV2014
(Phys.org) —Scientists have argued for half a century about the existence of a form of diamond called lonsdaleite, which is associated with ....



  Jun 11, 2014
Diamonds may be a girl's best friend, but they're also prized by oil drillers, road crews and experimental physicists for their unparalleled ability to bore, grind and cut. Now scientists have synthesized ...

Superhard carbon material could crack diamond

  Dec 07, 2011
(PhysOrg.com) -- By applying extreme pressure to compress and flatten carbon nanotubes, scientists have discovered that they can create a new carbon polymer that simulations show is hard enough to crack diamond. ...
  Sep 21, 2011
Scientists have used a new method to precisely simulate the phase transition from graphite to diamond for the first time. Instead of happening concerted, all at once, the conversion evidently takes place in ...
  Aug 30, 2010
Shock-synthesized diamonds said to prove a catastrophic impact killed off North American megafauna can't be found....
  Feb 12, 2009
(PhysOrg.com) -- Currently, diamond is regarded to be the hardest known material in the world. But by considering large compressive pressures under indenters, scientists have calculated that a material called ...
  Feb 03, 2010
(PhysOrg.com) -- Two new types of ultra-hard carbon crystals have been found by researchers investigating the ureilite class Haverö meteorite that crashed to Earth in Finland in 1971. Ureilite meteorites ...

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