Lunar Impacts

    2010 Impact Candidates (last updated 01/06/2011)

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    UT Date

    UT Time

    Video Frames
    (1/30 s)

    Probable
    Type

    Telescopes

    195

    19 Jan 10

    00:28:45

    2

    Sporadic

    20", two 14"

    196

    19 Jan 10

    00:57:07

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    197

    18 Feb 10

    01:31:43

    2

    Sporadic

    one 14"

    198

    19 Feb 10

    00:45:40

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    199

    19 Feb 10

    01:15:11

    3

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    200

    20 Mar 10

    01:07:27

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    201

    21 Apr 10

    02:48:03

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    202

    18 May 10

    01:32:36

    2

    Sporadic?

    one 14"

    203

    18 May 10

    01:38:31

    1

    Sporadic?

    three 14"

    204

    18 May 10

    01:56:33

    2

    Sporadic?

    two 14"

    205

    18 May 10

    02:31:09

    2

    Sporadic?

    three 14"

    206

    08 Jul 10

    08:08:58

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    207

    08 Jul 10

    08:48:56

    8

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    208

    02 Sep 10

    06:54:16

    2

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    209

    13 Sep 10

    01:10:24

    4

    Sporadic

    one 14"

    210

    04 Oct 10

    09:27:01

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    211

    13 Nov 10

    02:49:58

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    212

    13 Dec 10

    23:53:52

    4

    Geminid

    two 14"

    213

    13 Dec 10

    23:53:57

    1

    Geminid

    two 14"

    214

    14 Dec 10

    00:25:25

    1

    Geminid

    two 14"

    215

    14 Dec 10

    01:16:15

    2

    Geminid

    two 14"

    216

    14 Dec 10

    01:16:42

    2

    Geminid

    one 14"

    217

    14 Dec 10

    01:17:09

    2

    Geminid

    one 14"

    218

    14 Dec 10

    01:49:31

    3

    Geminid

    three 14"

    219

    14 Dec 10

    01:55:48

    2

    Geminid

    two 14"

    220

    14 Dec 10

    01:56:51

    2

    Geminid

    two 14"

    221

    14 Dec 10

    02:51:01

    1

    Geminid

    two 14"

    222

    14 Dec 10

    02:55:58

    3

    Geminid

    two 14"

    223

    14 Dec 10

    03:25:51

    2

    Geminid

    three 14"

    224

    14 Dec 10

    03:31:47

    1

    Geminid

    two 14"

    225

    14 Dec 10

    03:33:39

    3

    Geminid

    8"*, three 14"

    226

    14 Dec 10

    03:42:20

    2

    Geminid

    three 14"

    227

    14 Dec 10

    04:08:31

    3

    Geminid

    two 14"

    228

    14 Dec 10

    04:29:48

    1

    Geminid

    two 14"

    229

    14 Dec 10

    04:35:40

    2

    Geminid

    three 14"

    230

    14 Dec 10

    04:43:04

    1

    Geminid

    three 14"

    231

    14 Dec 10

    04:52:12

    2

    Geminid

    two 14"

    232

    14 Dec 10

    05:23:56

    7

    Geminid

    two 14"


    (Flash magnitudes typically range between 7 and 10.)

    * Confirmation! Mr. Brian Cudnik captured Impact Flash #225 on his 8" telescope from Texas.

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