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Heads up!
Posted by: Olde Farte ()
Date: January 13, 2012 01:00PM

At first they said it was going into the Indian Ocean.

Now, however...:

http://news.yahoo.com/russia-says-spacecraft-may-crash-atlantic-110039909.html

Gulp.

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Re: Heads up!
Posted by: where? ()
Date: January 13, 2012 01:30PM

Thanks. I will be sure to tell all the people I know in ARGENTINA!

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Re: Heads up!
Posted by: BEH ()
Date: January 13, 2012 01:32PM

I'm pretty sure it's coming down on Circle Towers

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Re: Heads up!
Posted by: Olde Farte ()
Date: January 13, 2012 02:08PM

where? Wrote:
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> Thanks. I will be sure to tell all the people I
> know in ARGENTINA!

>>> "...Roscosmos said the unmanned Phobos-Ground probe could plummet to Earth
>>> Sunday or Monday anywhere along a broad swath between 51.4 degrees north and
>>> 51.4 degrees south..."

That is to say, anywhere from well north of NYC to almost the southernmost tip of Argentina.

>>> "...It said Friday that the mid-point in the two-day window would have the
>>> craft crashing into the ocean about 400 kilometers (250 miles) east of the
>>> coast of Chubut province in southern Argentina..."

Mid-point of a two-day window.

Otherwise...

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