Travelers in the Night Eps. 501 & 502: Carson's Night & Pair of PHAs


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Dr. Al Grauer hosts. Dr. Albert D. Grauer ( @Nmcanopus ) is an observational asteroid hunting astronomer. Dr. Grauer retired from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2006.

Today's 2 topics:

- Carson Fuls discovered four new Earth Approaching Asteroids and a comet with our Schmidt telescope on Mt. Bigelow, Arizona.

- Greg Leonard discovered two new PHA's on consecutive nights using our 60 inch telescope on Mt. Lemmon, Arizona. They are both about 600 feet in diameter and are no threat to Earth for the foreseeable future.

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