Results 1 to 3 of 3
Like Tree13Likes
  • 7 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander
  • 2 Post By Eagleheaf
  • 4 Post By not_Fritz_Argelander

Thread: asteroid breakup

  1. #1
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 157,423, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.0%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Awards:
    Thread Award
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    US
    Posts
    19,424
    Points
    157,423
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    6,923
    Thanked 41,980x 13,429 Posts
    Blog Entries
    49
    Downloads
    0
    Uploads
    0

    Default asteroid breakup



    Past items italicized. Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7, Orion and SW 80 and 120 ED, Orion ED80T, Orion 120 f8.3, Tasco 30x30, Edmund 40; Newtonians: AT 8”f4, OC 8”f6.3, Z12 f5, self made 6” f9, Orion 10" f4.7, Orion XX14i; Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66, Orion 102 MakCas f12.7, Celestron 9.25 SCT and 9.25 Edge. EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, TV Nagler, ES100s, Edmund Orthoscopics, Baader Hyperions. Mounts: Orion Sirius EQG, Star Seeker III, Celestron CG5, Vixen Porta II, Orion Atlas, Losmandy G11

  2. The Following 7 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    bladekeeper (05-03-2017),Eagleheaf (05-03-2017),Gabby76 (05-04-2017),helicon64 (05-03-2017),j.gardavsky (05-04-2017),michael131313 (05-04-2017),ProfEclipse (05-04-2017)

  3. #2
    Eagleheaf's Avatar
    Eagleheaf is offline Banned
    Points: 28,244, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!50 Posts Achievement!5 Threads Achievement!200+ Posts Achievement!
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Location
    Oakwood, Illinois
    Posts
    4,473
    Points
    28,244
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    3,285
    Thanked 2,222x 1,542 Posts
    Downloads
    6
    Uploads
    0

    Default Re: asteroid breakup

    nFA, could the dust cloud from this type of thing affect seeing if the dust cloud formed between earth and Jupiter or an other object we are looking at? I hope that question makes sense.

  4. #3
    not_Fritz_Argelander's Avatar
    not_Fritz_Argelander is offline HYPER GIANT
    Points: 157,423, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.0%
    Achievements:
    365 Days+ Registered Achievement!2 Posts Achievement20 Posts Achievement!750 Days+ Registered Achievement!First 1000 Experience Points
    Awards:
    Thread Award
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    US
    Posts
    19,424
    Points
    157,423
    Level
    100
    Thanks
    6,923
    Thanked 41,980x 13,429 Posts
    Blog Entries
    49
    Downloads
    0
    Uploads
    0

    Default Re: asteroid breakup

    Quote Originally Posted by Eagleheaf View Post
    nFA, could the dust cloud from this type of thing affect seeing if the dust cloud formed between earth and Jupiter or an other object we are looking at? I hope that question makes sense.
    It makes perfectly good sense. It might obscure anything behind by a little, but always remember it's small compared to the havoc caused by the atmosphere we breathe....
    Past items italicized. Scopes: Refractors: Orion ST80 (mods for white light solar), SV ED80 f7, Orion and SW 80 and 120 ED, Orion ED80T, Orion 120 f8.3, Tasco 30x30, Edmund 40; Newtonians: AT 8”f4, OC 8”f6.3, Z12 f5, self made 6” f9, Orion 10" f4.7, Orion XX14i; Catadioptrics: VMC110L, Intes MK66, Orion 102 MakCas f12.7, Celestron 9.25 SCT and 9.25 Edge. EPs: KK Fujiyama Orthoscopics, 2x Vixen NPLs (40-6mm) and BCOs, Baader Mark IV zooms, TV Panoptics, Delos, TV Nagler, ES100s, Edmund Orthoscopics, Baader Hyperions. Mounts: Orion Sirius EQG, Star Seeker III, Celestron CG5, Vixen Porta II, Orion Atlas, Losmandy G11

  5. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to not_Fritz_Argelander For This Useful Post:

    Eagleheaf (05-04-2017),michael131313 (05-04-2017)

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Meteor breakup causes a boom
    By patrickdives89 in forum Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 01-29-2017, 11:35 PM
  2. Asteroid Day!
    By rlhass in forum Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-30-2016, 02:31 PM
  3. HUBBLE PROVIDES SPECTACULAR DETAIL OF A COMET'S BREAKUP (STScI-PRC06-18)
    By INBOX ASTRONOMY: NEWS ALERT in forum Amateur Astronomy Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-27-2006, 05:17 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.0
Powered by vBulletin®
All times are GMT. The time now is 11:42 AM.