The moment Jupiter was HIT by a giant asteroid yesterday – and humanity’s only record was taken by a faithful webcam in the dead of night : A Major Failure of All Earth Based surveillance

Jupiter was hit  during the day yesterday – but it apparently went unobserved from  Earth …except for one  astronomer, Dan Petersen, who saw the flash with his own eyes When Petersen  reported the sighting on a web forum, amateur astronomer George Hall checked his  overnight footage By Eddie Wrenn PUBLISHED:07:49 EST, 11  September 2012| UPDATED:09:17…