[amsat-bb] Web Audio Ursid Meteor Pings

JoAnne Maenpaa k9jkm at comcast.net
Sun Dec 21 06:40:00 PST 2008

Here's something to do while waiting for the next satellite pass ...

http://spaceweather.com/ has an audio feed of the meteor pings from the
Ursid Meteor Shower as they pass through the Air Force Space Surveillance
Radar in Texas.  Note: the Ursid radiant is circumpolar (always up) over the
radar so the echoes may be heard at any hour, night or day.  I've heard 4
pings over the past 45 minutes of listening this morning.

73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org 
Editor, AMSAT News Service
Copy Editor, AMSAT Journal

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