Meteor procession

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A meteor procession occurs when an Earth-grazing meteor breaks apart, and the fragments travel across the sky in the same path. According to physicist Donald Olson, only a few occurrences are known, including:[1]

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  1. ^ a b Falk, Dan. Forensic astronomer solves Walt Whitman mystery, NewScientist, June 1, 2010
  2. ^ Notes and Queries, Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Vol. 8, p.221-2
  3. ^ Images of Harper's Weekly front page story
  4. ^ 150-year-old meteor mystery solved
  5. ^ Report of the annual meeting British Association for the Advancement of Science 1877 pages 149-153.[1]

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