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Near earth asteroids March 9, 2013, More unrelated meteors?, Asteroids 2013 EC20 2013 ET, Meteors reported world wide spectacular and very large

Near earth asteroids March 9, 2013, More unrelated meteors?, Asteroids 2013 EC20 2013 ET, Meteors reported world wide spectacular and very large

“…and there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring.”  … Luke 21:25

“And the second angel sounded, and as it were a great mountain burning with fire was cast into the sea: and the third part of the sea became blood;”… Revelation 8:8-9

“In the final persecution of the Holy Roman Church there will reign Peter the Roman, who will feed his flock amid many tribulations, after which the seven-hilled city will be destroyed and the dreadful Judge will judge the people. The End.”…Saint Malachy

Four asteroids will pass by earth on March 8 to March 9, 2013. One of them, 2013 EC20, will pass by at less than one half lunar distance.

UPCOMING CLOSE APPROACHES TO EARTH
AU = ~150 million kilometers
1 LD = Lunar Distance = ~384,000 kilometers

Object
Name
Close
Approach
Date
CA
Distance*
(AU)
CA
Distance*
(LD)
Estimated
Diameter**
H
(mag)
Relative
Velocity
(km/s)
(2009 EM1)  2013-Mar-08 0.1240 48.3 68 m – 150 m 22.9 11.75
(2013 EC20)  2013-Mar-09 0.0010 0.4 5.2 m – 12 m 28.5 3.57
(2013 ET)  2013-Mar-09 0.0065 2.5 64 m – 140 m 23.1 11.88
(2011 EC12)  2013-Mar-09 0.1825 71.0 18 m – 41 m 25.8 10.93

http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/ca/

Here are some recent “unrelated” (NASA terminology)  meteor observations. Note the descriptions.

TE of Event? DATE/MONTH/YEAR (example 11NOV2011) Observer NAME LOCATION (where seen; City/Town; Country) TIME 24hr clock/ please include your TIME ZONE Duration (sec) Start / Stop location in sky — Direction of travel?(N-S;E-W, etc) Right to Left or Left to Right? Any COLOR(s)/Sound (specify what you saw/heard) Brightness? Same as the sun? moon? Venus? Fragment? Where there parts falling off? Comments or other observations?
08MAR2013 Andrew & Henry Picton NSW Australia 21.15 5 sec E-W Green to Aqua Brighter than moon Traveling north on Hume Hwy noticed large fireball green to aqua in color lasting for 5 sec then burning out
08MAR2013 Jacquie Traralgon, Victoria, Australia 12.45 am 5 seconds North to west White then yellow and green Moon bright then sun bright as it turned yellow/green Looked like a shooting star initially but as it travelled down it grew in brightness and changed colour to yellow/green. Very bright.
08MAR2013 Sonja LABERTOUCHE, Australia 0:45:00 5sec rpughly south easterly direction. I was facing south started of just like a sml shooting star then as it was falling it was a bright red/orange ball- lit up the whole paddock, was very bright very bright like the sun not that i could see.just had a long tail on it Very exciting to watch. Nothing i have ever seen before
07MAR2013 Tiffany Wells Spokane, WA USA 18:19:00 6 sec Traveling Northwest from Bright White Venus It had a much longer, wider tail than a shooting star. At first I thought it was a shooting star, but the sun had only just gone down and it was still light. It was at leat big enough and close enough to show up in such light conditions. It was very exciting!
07MAR2013 Jim Flynn colorado springs co usa 1830hrs 10 west moving west star like moving in a westerly diredction equal to Venus no moving very rapidly
07MAR2013 Jesús Otero El Hatillo, Venezuela 18:26:00 1 sec ESE-WNW Orange – red -4 Magnitude (Venus) No None
07MAR2013 KEITH HARVEY Oman, Fins near Sur 2010(D) 10-20 secs Overhead to horizon Direction of travel South East Orange venus No Location: Approx 23N 59E
07MAR2013 SUSIE BARKA MUSCAT OMAN 19.15 5 sec N-S A LARGE ELONGATED FIREBALL BURNING WHITE HOT, WITH AN ELECTRIC BLUE TAIL FOLLOWED BY A GREEN BAND AND THEN ORANGE BAND SUN YES was very large
07MAR2013 DNA Entertainment Montebello, CA 90640 USA appx 1221am appx 4 seconds was facing south east there was a very light blue flash at first then in middle of that flash there was a even brighter blue green big flash that covered a large part in sky no noise heard before or after it was very bright and had more color and larger of flash that would come from lighting no see anything falling off This was a very big and colrful flash in the sky like ive never seen before

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More unrelated meteors or is NASA hiding something?