Re: BBC News item

From: Marco Langbroek via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Nov 2016 18:33:02 +0100
Op 11-11-2016 om 14:53 schreef Allen Thomson via Seesat-l:
> 
> 
>>>  A large metal object has fallen from the sky into a jade mining area in
>>>  north Myanmar, state media said.
>>>
>>>  The cylindrical object, found on Thursday in Kachin state, is 4.5m (15ft)
>>>  long and 1.2m wide.


Looks like the 2nd stage of a Chinese CZ-11, such as launched last Wednesday.

Compare:

http://www.globalsecurity.org/space/world/china/cz-11.htm

...to image of object here:

http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/mandalay-upper-myanmar/23626-unidentified-falling-object-in-hpakant.html

- Marco


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