Category Archives: Astronomy

A List of Comets

 

http://www.fallofathousandsuns.com/comets.html

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_comets

 

Collage of Comets

 

 

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10 Famous Comets in History

 

https://listosaur.com/science-a-technology/10-famous-comets-in-history/

 

1 – Halley’s Comet

Halley's Comet

 

 

2 – The Great Comet of 1680

The Great Comet of 1680 was one of the brightest of the 17th century.

 

 

3 – The Great September Comet of 1882

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4 – The Great March Comet of 1843

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5 – The Great January Comet of 1910

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6 – The Eclipse Comet of 1948

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7 – Lexell’s Comet in 1770

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8 – Comets Hale-Bopp and Hyakutake

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9 – Comet McNaught

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10 – Comet Lovejoy

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How Many Asteroids Have Hit Earth ?

 

Earth has been hit by asteroids many times throughout its history. Space.com states there were 26 observed explosions attributed to asteroid strikes between the years 2000 and 2013. Chelyabinsk, Russia experienced a 600-kiloton meteor strike that left the area devastated and over 1,000 people injured in February 2013.

 

How Many Asteroids hit Earth

 

Earth and Asteroids

 

How Many Asteroids Have Hit Earth