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Daily Archives: Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Asteroid, comet, meteoroid, meteor or meteorite?

This morning someone on g+ mentioned the Meteorite 2005 YU 55.. Well, uhm… I’m glad 2005 YU 55 is not a Meteorite. With 400m in diameter it is much larger than the Tunguska Meteorite or Comet that hit earth in 1908 and caused already an enormous blast. You can describe 2005 YU 55 as Asteroid, […]