October 19, 2014

Comet Siding Spring - Massive explosion on Mars as comet passes by Mars

Dr.Fritz Helmut Hemmerich made a video from 1200-meters at Tenerife in the Canary Islands showing Comet Siding Spring immediately after its Mars encounter.

Short video of the explosion, made between 21 h and 22 h UT UT. 75 shots of 40 sec duration.

Recordings from tonight in Tenerife (1200 meters altitide). Hyper Star 14 "with 460 mono Atik. SWAN_band filter.




  1. Most interesting. I want more info on this event.

  2. Lots of beings calling Mars home these days..