On Friday, June 30, 2017, on the occasion of the Asteroid Day, instead of regular program, at digital planetarium of the Astronomical Centre Rijeka there will be shown a live show Small bodies of the Solar System.
Beginning at 8.30 pm, the visitors will learn about the celestial bodies in the Solar System: satellites, comets, asteroids and meteors.
Asteroid Day has been celebrated at Astronomical Centre Rijeka since 2016, and the first celebration in the world was held in 2015. The mentioned event has been celebrated across the globe with the purpose to teach public about the potential asteroid impact on Earth and developing technology that might help early detection of the mentioned.
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(Published: June 28, 2017)