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Impact Jupiter

the crash of comet Shoemaker-Levy 9

by David H. Levy

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Shoemaker-Levy 9 comet
    • Subjects:
    • Shoemaker-Levy 9 comet -- Collision with Jupiter

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-284) and index.

      StatementDavid H. Levy, co-discoverer of the comet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB723.S56 L48 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 290 p. :
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL797377M
      ISBN 100306450887
      LC Control Number95033339

        An apparent object impact captured about am on Sept. 10, from Dallas, Texas USA. Credit: George Hall. UPDATE: Yes, there was an impact! An amateur astronomer in .   Two more Jupiter impact events were reported in by night sky observers, first in June and then again in August. One of the most dazzling Jupiter impacts was the Shoemaker-Levy 9 .

        Impacting Jupiter. Shoemaker-Levy 9 is a spectacular and well-known example of impact on Jupiter. But Jupiter is in fact regularly impacted. Cassini even mentioned a black dot on Jupiter in , which could result from an impact. The comet or asteroid hit near Jupiter's South Pole. The color inset shows the area magnified; the impact site is the irregular black patch below the white oval of a storm. Click on image for full size Images courtesy of NASA, ESA, and H. Hammel (Space Science .

      SCIENCE: IMPACT ON JUPITER. The impact had no comparable halo, suggesting a relative lack of fine particles. In addition, the contrast. in the images disappeared more quickly, implying that these particles may have swiftly sunk into the atmosphere and out of view due to a larger size or higher density than those of the The mighty Jupiter transit is considered Benefice in Vedic astrology. it favors knowledge, intelligence, prosperity, gold, wealth or finance. Transit into a favorable sign means positive result. Get Jupiter transit report from cyber Astro and know its impact.


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Magnificent photos of the impacts, including superb color pictures, accompany David's poetic words, vividly bringing to life his thrilling story. Savor the words of one of the world's most celebrated amateur astronomers as he humbly and eloquently. Impact Jupiter takes off where David Levy's earlier acclaimed book, The Quest for Comets, left us.

Magnificent photos of the impacts, including superb color pictures, accompany David's poetic words, vividly bringing to life his thrilling story.4/5. As Jupiter being prominent planet in Vedic Astrology and having huge impact on timing of events while it is passing across 12 zodiac signs.

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