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elbanditoroso's avatar

A 30-year old uncontrolled satellite is going to crash back to earth on Wednesday. Shall we try and guess where?

Asked by elbanditoroso (33136points) 1 month ago

I’d be OK with Pyongyang or Moscow.

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This is a bigger one than usual, and no fuel left to control it. Where will it land?

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chyna's avatar

The China Sea. ;-)

KRD's avatar

How about dead center in Moscow like you said.

Kropotkin's avatar

It’ll probably land in an ocean. Most of it will burn up in the atmosphere and only small pieces will reach the Earth.

I am disconcerted by the apparent bloodlust of our contributors, who gleefully imagine it landing in populated civilian areas, which happen to be capitals of official Western enemy nations.

chyna's avatar

^I said the China Sea, not a populated area, as a play on my name.

LadyMarissa's avatar

Mar-a-Lago works for me!!!

ragingloli's avatar

Right on top of your vegetable garden.

elbanditoroso's avatar

@Kropotkin it’s called multitasking. If you can destroy a satellite and a dictator at the same time, it’s a win for everyone.

gorillapaws's avatar

I’m going to place my bet on the Pacific Ocean.

Forever_Free's avatar

A 3 Pointer – Nothing but Net.

canidmajor's avatar

Oh, an actual satellite. I thought someone was reminding me of my checkered past.

LuckyGuy's avatar

Oooo! Ooooo! My land! Please, my land!!! I’d love to own my very own piece of space junk!!!

Hey NASA! I’ll send you my coordinates! Crash into my orchard! Pleeeease!!!

filmfann's avatar

I live in a forest, so hopefully not nearby.
It will probably fall in the Pacific.
I hope it will be on the Kremlin.

LadyMarissa's avatar

I do believe that it finally splashed down in the Pacific Ocean somewhere between Alaska & Hawaii with NOBODY hurt!!!

gorillapaws's avatar

What do I win?

LuckyGuy's avatar

I guess I can put the giant target and welcome mat away. Darn!

filmfann's avatar

So where did it land?

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