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23 June 2013

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 23JUN2013

Large Meteorite Located in Urals Lake
Huge Chunk of Meteorite Located in Urals Lake - Scientist
RIA Novosti
June 22, 2013
...Viktor Grokhovsky, a senior researcher with the Urals Federal University
was among scientists who measured the magnetic field in the area where a
meteorite chunk has presumably fallen. He said that the measurements
indicated that an object, most likely a meteorite fragment about 60
centimeters (about two feet) in diameter and weighting approximately 300
kilograms (over 661 lbs), is lying on the bottom of the Chebarkul Lake. ... more

Gardeners dig up meteoritein Williams
Fri, 21 Jun, 2013 09:02 PM PDT
WILLIAMS — Curious things tend to turn up in Williams. First, it was a prehistoric mastodon jaw. Now, it’s an even older specimen — a meteorite, sent spiraling to ... Continue reading

Rock Or Meteorite? Strange Object Crashes Through Roof Of Local Business
Fri, 21 Jun, 2013 07:12 PM PDT
There is a mystery surrounding a strange-looking rock that came crashing through the ceiling of a Mercer County business sometime late Thursday night or early Friday morning. Continue reading

Couple finds 4 billion-year-old meteorite on farm
Fri, 21 Jun, 2013 07:08 PM PDT Continue reading

Huge green fireball with red tail blazes over central Poland, 20 June ...
A huge fireball as bright as a Quarter Moon crossed the sky over Poland just before midnight on Thursday, reports the Polish Fireball Network (PKiM).

Farmer finds piece of billion year old meteor
Round News
A farmer from Midwestern United States made a rather odd discovery that might be worth a lot of money. The finding is very different from other such strange cases where, for example, a farmer finds a bayonet stuck in a tire of his tractor just to find ...

Unusual meteor shower early Tuesday? Maybe. - Hampton Roads
Attention, meteor fans: The American Meteor Society says there might be a brief flurry of meteors around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. Or not. This uncertainty ...

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