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October 30, 2020

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Glossary

Burning or melting away of solid meteoroid material (metal and/or rock), during atmospheric entry. Typical meteor velocities range from 15...

The NASA All-Sky Fireball Network is a network of cameras provided by NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office (MEO), for the purpose...

The direction of travel of the meteoroid, relative to the ground, in clockwise degrees from North.  The terms "heading" and...

The Center for Near Earth Object Studies (CNEOS), is part of the California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.  CNEOS...

On a file, a version number should appear as a "version suffix" on the end of the filename. Since some...

Typically, meteoroids breaks apart during flight through the atmosphere. Much of the material evaporates in a process called ablation, leaving...

KML

KML or KMZ files are often used to share geographic data and they are most often used in Google Earth...

A simulation approach used when the problem is very complex and there are many sources of error. Each input is...

There are three main types of sounds associated with meteors: Sonic Boom - the accumulation of sound waves emitted from...

Trajectory data can be extracted from stars visible in a video or long exposure photograph of a meteor event. If...