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If an asteroid hit Earth

by Spangenburg, Ray

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asteroids -- Collisions with Earth -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Catastrophes (Geology) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Asteroids.

  • About the Edition

    Examines the origins of asteroids, their effects on hitting the Earth in the past and the present, and many of the asteroids in the solar system.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-106) and index.

    StatementRay Spangenburg and Kit Moser.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesOut of this world, Out of this world (Franklin Watts, Inc.)
    ContributionsMoser, Diane, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB377 .S63 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL40982M
    ISBN 100531117162
    LC Control Number99032247
    OCLC/WorldCa41452655

      Asteroid warning: Bizarre claim Bible warns of deep impact in - Book of Revelation AN ASTEROID is expected to come crashing into Earth before the . Technically, they're correct, there is a chance in [that Apophis will hit Earth]," said Donald Yeomans, head of NASA's Near-Earth Object Program Office. However, that chance is just 1-in Author: Michelle Bryner.

    Earth had a close encounter this morning when Asteroid OK sped by at GMT, at a speed of nea miles (88, kilometers) per hour. The closest it came to Earth was just under. Asteroids and asteroid belts are a staple of science fiction stories. Asteroids play several potential roles in science fiction, most notably as places which human beings might colonize, as resources for extracting minerals, as a hazard encountered by spaceships traveling between two other points, and as a threat to life on Earth due to potential impacts. In the Book of Revelation chapter 8 there is a description of what appears to be a comet or asteroid hitting earth, and the resulting wordwide destruction: " The first angel sounded, and there followed hail and fire mingled with blood, and they were cast upon the earth: and the third part of trees was burnt up, and all green grass was burnt up.

      This much we knew: some 66 million years ago an asteroid roughly twice the diameter of Paris crashed into Earth, wiping out all land-dwelling dinosaurs and 75 .   Nine months later, in December , asteroid TTX comes back into Earth’s view and we have the answer. The kinetic impactors have deflected a major portion of the asteroid off its Earth-impacting orbit. But the impactors also knocked off a yard-wide chunk of the asteroid—and that large fragment could possibly still hit Earth in   It's time to talk about Apophis again, I guess. Please calm down first. The asteroid is about 1, feet ( meters) wide, was discovered in and will make a reasonably close flyby of Earth Author: Meghan Bartels.


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If an asteroid hit Earth by Spangenburg, Ray Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activatedAccording to abundant geological evidence, pdf asteroid roughly 10 km (6 miles) across hit Earth about 65 million years ago.

This impact made a huge explosion and a 3/5(1). Earth has 20 years before the impact of a mile-wide asteroid. What would the timeline to save humanity look like?

This question was originally answered on Quora by Corey S. Powell. Ebook fact, if Asteroid FC had ebook Earth, Dr. Bevan French, an expert at NASA’s Solar System Exploration Division, calculated it would have released energy equivalent to 20, hydrogen bombs.

If it had hit a metropolitan area such as Tokyo, Los Angeles or New York, millions of people would have died instantly.