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As the night sky would look if all the asteroids were visible - VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 18 July 2015 00:00

If you think that the asteroids - a rare phenomenon, the video astronomer Scott Manley will change your opinion. We do not see all the near-Earth asteroid discovered by astronomers, because they are small and dark, but if we could observe them, their number in the sky could be hit.

The creator of the animated video Scott Manley noted that our planet revolves around the Sun, constantly passing through this "swarm." asteroids in the panorama specially made visible to show the number and motion across the sky.

Manley stressed that this is only the known asteroids, which, according to some estimates, only 1% of the total number of near-Earth asteroids. B612 Foundation plans in 2017-2018 to launch into orbit between the Sun and Earth telescope Sentinel, which will have to compile a catalog of near-Earth asteroids in this area.


НАЖМИТЕ ЗДЕСЬ ДЛЯ ПРОСМОТРА ВСЕГО СПИСКА НОВОСТЕЙ О НЕОБЫЧНЫХ ЯВЛЕНИЯХ>>>

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