Close Encounter's

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Yard Dart, Feb 17, 2014.

  1. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Monday night viewing: close encounter with enormous asteroid| Reuters
  2. Tracy

    Tracy Insatiably Curious Moderator Founding Member

  3. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    VERY slow loading site, but some excellent pix are posted.
  4. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool. Banned

    We need to ban asteroids right now, before any more come too close! Giant asteroid free zone signs are needed immediately!!![sarca]
    Yard Dart, oldawg and Sapper John like this.
  5. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart,Deadman Walking, Snow Monkey Moderator

    If it outside the Orbit of the Moon, it is a BIG Yawn......
    If it is between the Moon and the Clark Belt, it provokes some light interest...
    If it is inside the Clark Belt, It is of Serious Note....
    If it is inside the orbit of the ISS, I am going to find a CAVE, Real Quick.......

    I notice that the article does NOT specify, that parameter..... ....... YMMV......
  6. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Well hell, I thought that some sky watchers might be interested in the info and link.... guess I will take a nap since everyone is yawning. :rolleyes:
  7. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    I was just fun'n around, I did not take it in a bad way..... [winkthumb]
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