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On July 21, 2015 there were 1601 potentially hazardous asteroids. jumps up from 1500 on Space Weather .com

July 21, 2015

On July 21, 2015 there were 1601 potentially hazardous asteroids. jumps up from 1500 on Space Weather .com

the idea girl says
outer space is getting a bit too active for my liking
every week I log into the space weather website to see how the solar coronal winds are doing, and the X and M Class solar flares

geomagnetic storms for KP 7 on 13 sept 2014 below great lakes southern ontario to USA

geomagnetic storms for KP 7 on 13 sept 2014 below great lakes southern ontario to USA

geomagnetic storms for KP 7 on 13 sept 2014 below great lakes southern ontario to USA

poes_latest240_northamerica planetary k index KP5 storm KP6 storm geomagnetic cells lightning thunder hail heavy rains

poes_latest240_northamerica planetary k index KP5 storm KP6 storm geomagnetic cells lightning thunder hail heavy rains


poes_latest240_northamerica planetary k index KP5 storm KP6 storm geomagnetic cells lightning thunder hail heavy rains

today it’s at KP is 3 unsettled, which means it will move into 5, 6 by the weekend, so more storms, lightning , thunder, heavy rains, hail stores and possible tornadoes
for ontario canada!

now I see the asteroids have jumped up from 1500 to 1600 …..

they were at 1300 a few years back 2 to 3 years and are increasing every few months!

I wonder whats bringing them closer to earth….

see data here
Recent & Upcoming Earth-asteroid encounters:
Asteroid
Date(UT)
Miss Distance
Size
1994 AW1
Jul 15
25.3 LD
1.3 km
2011 UW158
Jul 19
6.4 LD
540 m
2013 BQ18
Jul 20
7.9 LD
38 m
1999 JD6
Jul 25
18.8 LD
1.6 km
2005 NZ6
Aug 6
76.5 LD
1.4 km
2005 JF21
Aug 16
20.1 LD
1.6 km
2004 BO41
Aug 31
57.3 LD
1.2 km
1991 CS
Sep 4
62.1 LD
1.4 km
2014 KS76
Sep 14
8.7 LD
22 m
2004 TR12
Sep 15
58.8 LD
1.0 km

Notes: LD means “Lunar Distance.” 1 LD = 384,401 km, the distance between Earth and the Moon. 1 LD also equals 0.00256 AU. MAG is the visual magnitude of the asteroid on the date of closest approach.

data source
http://www.spaceweather.com/

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