Space: Challenger Disaster

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Space: Challenger Disaster Gender: N/A
born on 28 January 1986 at 11:38 (= 11:38 AM )
Place Cape Canaveral FL, USA, 28n24, 80w36
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Timed official source
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 08°28' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 11°02 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 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.


Source Notes

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.


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