Asteroid to pass between Earth and Moon at 6:06 CMT

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    Obviously fear mongering :lol:

    Are you a good fear mongerer or a bad fear mongerer ?

    It's so hard to tell these days
     
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    Wonder if it would be visible thru my telescope
     
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    Asteroid to pass between Earth and Moon at 6:06 CMT, Bush to blame
     
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    If you have resolution to a 71' object 223,000 miles away, I'd say yes.
     
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    Albedo will be a real factor.

    That would make a Barringer sized hole.
     
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    Turned really cold today with high winds and very cloudy. At least I won't see it coming. lol

    Here's to seeing you all in the afterlife.
     

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