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View Full Version : Smack! A New Crater Appears on the Moon/ Yutu Rover Update



Fraser
2013-Dec-18, 06:20 AM
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, or in this instance, a brand new hole in the moon. NASA’s*Lunar Impact Monitoring Program*recorded the brightest meteoroid impact ever in its 8-year history on March 17 this year. The flash of light, as bright as a 4th magnitude star and lasting about one second, was caught on video camera […]

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grapes
2013-Dec-18, 08:59 AM
The crater was 10 percent smaller in radius than expected? That'll update some models.