Meteor Hitting the Earth
Name: eric m graf
Date: 1993 - 1999
Is there a chance of a meteor hitting the earth? and when?
Apparently there are meteors hitting the earth all of the time.
The question is whether a large one will hit. That is very
rare. The second question is how large does one have to be
so it will not burn up in the atmosphere and reach the ground.
Again that seems to be relatively rare, but people are often
finding bits that look llike meteorites. Look up some more
in any recent encyclopedial.
Samuel P Bowen
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