FaqKids.com

="answers
Q:
What would happen if a comet hit our earth?
A:

There are lots of scenarios. Comets have hit the Earth before and caused no major damage. Here is a list of some possibilities, listed in order of likelihood (in my opinion) with the first one being the most likely.


1. Comet might burn up in Earth’s atmosphere.


2. Comet might arrive mostly whole, but land in an ocean with no consequences.


3. Comet might arrive mostly whole, but land in an ocean and create a tidal wave.


4. Comet might arrive mostly whole and hit the land in an unpopulated area.


5. Comet might arrive mostly whole and hit the land in a populated area.


6. Comet might be large enough to cause major destruction, either directly by smashing or by landing in an ocean or by causing tremors.

Answer provided by Dr. Universe
related questions

Share This Site

Born on this day

January 16, 2019

1902 - Eric Liddell
1909 - Ethel Merman
1924 - Katy Jurado
1936 - Michael White
1941 - Christine James
1948 - Cliff Thorburn
1959 - Sade
1963 - Jazzy B
1974 - Kate Moss
www.Bridal-Shower-Games.com |Baby Shower Games | www.TwitterBackgrounds.org