Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

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Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by Dave S » Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:06 pm

I have no idea what kind of security issue would require shut down of a solar observatory and post office. It'll probably all makes sense some day.



SUNSPOT, New Mexico - The National Solar Observatory in Sunspot New Mexico has been closed since last Thursday.

The post office near Sunspot also remains closed. Its employees have been temporarily transferred to the post office in Cloudcroft, a USPS official told ABC-7.

https://www.kvia.com/news/top-stories/c ... /793035021

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A statement made by the Otero County Sheriff, Benny House, to Alamogordo Daily News in the aftermath of the announcement has contributed to intense speculation around the incident, however. House said that they were asked to standby but given no further information.

“The FBI is refusing to tell us what’s going on. We’ve got people up there (at Sunspot) that requested us to standby while they evacuate it. Nobody would really elaborate on any of the circumstances as to why. The FBI were up there. What their purpose was nobody will say.”

The sheriff also claimed there was a Blackhawk helicopter at the site and work crews on towers and around antennas.

https://www.rt.com/usa/438275-fbi-obser ... ed-aliens/

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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by Dave S » Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:35 am

Looks like it is because of a geomagnetic storm:

https://www.swpc.noaa.gov/news/g2-moder ... ued-11-sep

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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by Montana » Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:01 am

I think that is a hoax story according to Matt Penn and certainly from watching the Sun I don't think there will be any major solar flare do you :)
I think it is either a security issue or something else. https://eu.alamogordonews.com/story/new ... 227788002/

It could be anything, we get evacuations sometimes at the University because a chemical compound becomes unstable, you never know what they have been messing about with. Scientists are scientists :)
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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by Ewan » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:39 pm

Montana wrote:
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:01 am
I think that is a hoax story according to Matt Penn and certainly from watching the Sun I don't think there will be any major solar flare do you :)
I think it is either a security issue or something else. https://eu.alamogordonews.com/story/new ... 227788002/

It could be anything, we get evacuations sometimes at the University because a chemical compound becomes unstable, you never know what they have been messing about with. Scientists are scientists :)
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Alexandra, I downloaded the data set from SDO site, from the 6th to the 15th as a movie file & found these images.
First pass of the 'object' then the 2nd, I then took a look in Stellarium at where the Moon & Sol was at those times.
Jpegs & movie file looks to me like it was 2 partial moon eclipse's from the cameras point of view, this sound about right ?
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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by TheSkyBurner » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:56 pm

It would only be shut down for threats of terorism, criminal activity such as illegal transfer of material and espionage via mail from internation suspects, or a contamination issue. Considering the post office is closed, i would bet money that it is an international incident involving espionage. Someone could have been smuggling technology out of the country with university credentials.

It has nothing to do with the sun, space, or any object in orbit.

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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by Dave S » Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:19 am

And the answer is child porn:

The source of child pornography was traced to an IP address used at the observatory and a source within the building observed a computer with "not good" images on it, the warrant states.

An investigation by the FBI revealed that a janitor is the main suspect in the search, however he has not been charged with a crime even though his name in on the warrant.

Https://www.ktsm.com/news/local/el-paso ... 1460386237

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Re: Closure of National Solar Observatory remains shrouded in secrecy

Post by MalVeauX » Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:36 pm

I just read that too...

I'm not a conspiracy theory person or anything, but, come on... a janitor was using the observatories internet for porn? No formal charges? Just a scapegoat name on a document?

Hrm....

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