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NEO`s 100 meters Impact damages?

January 26 2013 at 9:10 AM

White Devil  (Login ingenting)
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We had a Near Earth Object under 100 meters VERRY close to us , so what damages could be donne?

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Re: NEO`s 100 meters Impact damages?

January 26 2013, 7:09 PM 

A 100-meter object will typically strike Earth once every 1,000 years, and if it struck land would lay waste to an area of about 10,000 square kilometres roughly the same size as Connecticut. The deaths just from the impact would depend on the population density, but would be much less than if it struck the ocean. Shin Yabushita has calculated that the odds of most of the Pacific Rim cities being wiped out by an asteroid/comet driven tsunami, in the next century, is 1%. A sobering figure. (17)

Read more:http://survive2012.com/index.php/comets-and-asteroids.html#ixzz2J6tUwgKq



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