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Large meteoroids on minor cometary streams : recent events detected by the Spanish fireball network
F. L. Whipple first modeled the forma-tion of meteoroid streams from the continuous subli-mation of the ice-rich regions in cometary nuclei [1,2,3]. Particles lifted off from ice-rich regions by the sublimated gas drag ...
Analisys of a potential meteorite-dropping event over Spain in 2009
The SPanish Meteor Network (SPMN) is performing a continuous monitoring of meteor activity over Spain and neighbouring countries. For this purpose we employ, among other systems, several video observing stations located ...