Category: meteorite

Stones falling from the sky! Chunks of meteorite found in Mississippi after large fireball explodes in loud boom over Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas (videos and pictures)

A daytime fireball that occurred over Natchez, Mississippi this past Wednesday morning April 27th, 2022 resulted in a meteorite recovery three days later. Reports of booms and bright lights in the sky hit social media Wednesday morning and started flowing into the American Meteor Society’s online fireball tracking tool. Using the time and location for the […] Read More

Meteorite crashes through a roof and lands just next to a sleeping woman in British Columbia, Canada

This B.C. woman is just too lucky! She woke up to a hole in her roof and a space rock on her pillow. Yes, a meteorite simply missed her head! On Oct. 4, many were treated to the sight of a fireball lighting up the night sky, with images of a meteor sailing above Lake […] Read More

Burning Space Rock Smashes the Ground in Uttar Pradesh, India (VIDEO)

A mysterious space rock has hit the ground in Ghaziabad, India on March 5, 2020. The meteorite went boom just before it struck the ground, causing panic among locals. The burning space rock kept smoldering even after being extinguished with water. Several residents reported seeing three objects falling from the sky. Scientists believe the mysterious […] Read More

Meteorite strikes factory compound in India leaving 20 foot crater

A meteorite crashed into a factory compound in Rajasthan’s Alwar village, India early Tuesday local time, February 11, 2020, leaving a 6 m (20 feet) deep crater in the compound. The event was captured on videos, showing the sky lit up as the meteor pummels into the ground. No building damage has been reported. The phenomenon occurred at […] Read More