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WORLDWIDE FIREBALL ALERT...Imminent Asteroid 2011 YU55 NEO Close Approach...Earth To Encounter Debris Streams...Australian Outback Elevated Fireball Activity 07NOV2011

Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News... 
ASTEROID FLYBY: NASA radars are monitoring 2005 YU55, an asteroid the size of an aircraft carrier, as it heads for a Nov. 8th flyby of the Earth-Moon system. There is no danger to our planet. At closest approach on Tuesday at 3:28 pm PST (23:28 UT), the 400m-wide space rock will be 324,600 kilometers away, about 85% the distance from Earth to the Moon.
Professional astronomers are eagerly anticipating the flyby as the asteroid presents an exceptionally strong radar target. Powerful transmitters at Goldstone and Arecibo will...MORE

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