12 March 2012

RARE Meteorite Strikes Roof in Oslo, Norway!

Meteorite Falls on the Roof of a Family Allotment in Oslo
The Nordic PageAn extremely rare meteorite fell through the roof of a cottage house, situated in an allotment in Rodeløkka center of Oslo. Photo : NigerMeteoriteRecon | Meteorites (Picture is NOT from this Fall!) that hit the earth usually have a speed of between 360 and 1000 kilometers per hour.


Meteorite smashed through Oslo roof
Views and News from Norway
It turned out to be a meteorite. Only 14 meteorites have been found in Norway since 1848, the last one in Moss, south of Oslo, in 2006. So the one that hit the Thomassen family's cabin has caught some attention. “We were there yesterday (Sunday),” Rune ...

 2012 THE Year of Meteors!