Delta Aquarids hit the moon tonight!

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Delta Aquarids hit the moon tonight!

Postby jjdemery » Fri Jul 28, 2006 9:03 am

I know the moon is very low at twighlight in the UK at the moment but this maybe worth a lool. The moon enters the stream tonight so there is a slim chance that impacts on the dark side would be visible from earth based scopes as tiny flashes.

[url=http://www.lpl.arizona.edu/~rhill/alpo/lunarstuff/lunimpacts.html#Lunar%20Impact%20Alert]http://www.lpl.arizona.edu/~rhill/alpo/lunarstuff/lunimpacts.html#Lunar%20Impact%20Alert[/url]

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RE: Delta Aquarids hit the moon tonight!

Postby jsc248 » Fri Jul 28, 2006 10:26 am

Very interesting Jonathan,
Thanks for the heads up, will keep an eye out for them!
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