Space: Challenger Disaster
|born on||28 January 1986 at 11:38 (= 11:38 AM )|
|Place||Cape Canaveral FL, USA, 28n24, 80w36|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||08°28' 11°02 Asc. 06°26'|
American space flight disaster. The Challenger lifted off on Tuesday morning from Cape Kennedy, Florida, watched by crowds on the beaches as well as on television. Eight miles up and traveling just under 2,000 miles an hour, the Challenger exploded one minute and twelve seconds after the 11:38 AM EST liftoff on 1/28/1986, killing all six on board.
- compare to chart of McAuliffe, Christa (born 2 September 1948)
LMR quotes news at the time: 11:51:12 AM. However, PT changed it to 11:38 AM in February 2008 consistent with NASA website giving a time for the lift-off.
- Mundane : Medical/Science : Space