While the entire world watches the largest meteor shower in 10,000 years, a rogue asteroid, hidden by the meteor field, smashes into the moon in a tremendous explosion of rock and debris. Fragments from the asteroid penetrate Earth's atmosphere and make impact. Even though the initial damage is minimal, nerves are frayed throughout the planet. Then strange anomalies begin to manifest...
Last Episode01x02 Finale: Season 1, Episode 2 Aired: Jun. 28, 2009
With only 39 days until the moon is to collide with Earth, the U.S. military and scientists Alex Kittner, Maddie Reese and Roland Emerson (David …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (factual errors): The elliptic orbit of the moon is depicted and described as an ellipse with the Earth in the center. In this way, the moon would be closest to the Earth twice per…
[show]Goof (factual errors): The elliptic orbit of the moon is depicted and described as an ellipse with the Earth in the center. In this way, the moon would be closest to the Earth twice per orbit. In reality, the Earth should be in one of the two focus points of the ellipse so that the moon is closest on one point, and most far away on the opposite side.
- Goof (plot holes): There are several scenes, particularly at the start of the movie that ignore the fact that the world has multiple time zones. It's not night everywhere.
- Goof (factual errors): General Vaughn has his branch of service on his uniform lapel. Generals do not wear this type of insignia on their uniform.