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Old 02-13-2013, 06:21 PM   #1
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Default Asteroid passing near earth - within the orbit of weather satellites?

It was just on the news. Kind of scary, if you really think about it. Some asteroid is going to make a near-earth pass soon.
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Old 02-14-2013, 01:55 AM   #2
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It won't be at all close enough to the Earth to be "scary", but definitely close enough to be interesting to astronomers.
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Old 02-14-2013, 03:49 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Fardringle View Post

It won't be at all close enough to the Earth to be "scary", but definitely close enough to be interesting to astronomers.
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Old 02-17-2013, 11:01 AM   #4
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Funny timing with the meteorite strike!
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