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Fraser
2014-May-21, 05:20 PM
If the hoped-for meteor blast*materializes this Friday night / Saturday morning (May 23-24) Earth won’t be the only world getting peppered with debris*strewn by comet 209P/LINEAR. The moon will zoom through the comet’s dusty filaments in tandem with us. Bill Cooke, lead for*NASA’s*Meteoroid Environment Office,*alerts skywatchers to the possibility of lunar meteorite impacts starting around […]

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