The Remarkable Meteors of February 9, 1913

  title={The Remarkable Meteors of February 9, 1913},
  author={WILLIAM F. Denning},
  • W. Denning
  • Published 1 April 1916
  • Environmental Science
  • Nature
THE large meteors which passed over Northern America on February 9, 1913, presented some unique features. The length of their observed flight was about 2600 miles, and they must have been moving in paths concentric, or nearly concentric, with the earth's surface, so that they temporarily formed new terrestrial satellites. Their height was about 42 miles, and in the Journal of the R.A.S. of Canada there are 70 pages occupied with the observations and deductions made from them by Prof. C. A… Expand
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