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Past projects:
Chatham Islands Fireball
(2014-05-16)
Camelopardalids
(2014-05-23)
2014 AA
(2014-01-02)
Chelyabinsk airburst
(2013-02-15)
Novato fall
(2012-10-17)
Sutter's Mill fall
(2012-04-22)
2008 TC3
(2008-10-07)

Information:
Minor Planet Center Blog
MPEC
IAUC
Minor Planet Mailing List
MeteorObs
Bolides

Large asteroid impacts:
U.N. IAWN


Mission statement - Help coordinate the rapid response to announced small asteroid impacts, such as asteroid 2008 TC3, with the goal to study the asteroid breakup during entry and further the pristine recovery of surviving meteorites for analysis. [Contact]


Programs that detect and track the asteroid

The Minor Planet Center: is the clearing house for all detection and tracking information.

Minor Planet Center Website
Minor Planet Center Electronic Circulars

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Curator: Peter Jenniskens
Last update: March 25, 2015


Hosted by: The SETI Institute
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Supporting programs:
NASA NEOO Program
IAU Minor Planet Center
JPL NEO Office
Catalina Sky Survey
ATLAS
MANOS
NASA Ames Research Center