Lunar Impacts

    2011 Impact Candidates (last updated 05/16/2013)

    ID
    #

    UT Date

    UT Time

    Video Frames
    (1/30 s)

    Probable
    Type

    Tele-
    scopes

    233

    08 Jan 11

    23:42:09

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    234

    09 Jan 11

    01:17:55

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    235

    11 Feb 11

    04:14:26

    2

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    236

    26 Feb 11

    09:39:29

    2

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    237

    26 Feb 11

    10:38:26

    2

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    238

    12 Mar 11

    00:37:43

    1

    Sporadic?

    two 14"

    239

    12 Mar 11

    01:11:19

    1

    Sporadic?

    three 14"

    240

    12 Mar 11

    02:57:33

    1

    Sporadic?

    two 14"

    241

    12 Mar 11

    04:03:54

    2

    Sporadic?

    two 14"

    242

    08 Apr 11

    01:32:18

    2

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    243

    08 Apr 11

    02:42:25

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    244

    09 May 11

    04:08:54

    5

    Eta Lyrid

    three 14"

    245

    10 May 11

    03:40:20

    4

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    246

    11 May 11

    02:22:52

    10

    Eta Lyrid

    two 14"

    247

    27 May 11

    10:03:01

    3

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    248

    22 Aug 11

    09:37:53

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    249

    22 Aug 11

    10:32:01

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    250

    23 Aug 11

    07:39:07

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    251

    23 Aug 11

    09:58:32

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    252

    25 Aug 11

    10:30:48

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    253

    22 Oct 11

    08:32:36

    2

    Orionid

    two 14"

    254

    22 Oct 11

    10:09:12

    1

    Orionid

    three 14"

    255

    22 Oct 11

    10:46:15

    2

    Orionid

    three 14"

    256

    22 Oct 11

    11:17:16

    2

    Orionid

    three 14"

    257

    23 Oct 11

    09:33:37

    2

    Orionid

    one 14"

    258

    30 Oct 11

    00:36:20

    2

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    259

    31 Oct 11

    23:57:44

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"

    260

    29 Dec 11

    01:06:27

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    261

    29 Dec 11

    02:21:59

    1

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    262

    30 Dec 11

    01:47:38

    3

    Sporadic

    three 14"

    263

    30 Dec 11

    02:08:50

    1

    Sporadic

    two 14"


    (Flash magnitudes typically range between 7 and 10.)

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