Comet Shoemaker Level Nine
Comet Shoemaker Level 9 Impact with Jupiter
Comet had been fragmented with Jupiter’s strong gravity and crashed into
giant planet in series of explosion between July 16- 22 in 1994.
- Had enough energy to wipe out all life if it had occurred on earth
- Presence of Jupiter and our moon had protected the Earth from
more frequent impact
Most important factor in preventing impact on eart