Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in Argentina

 Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in Argentinacampo-del-cielo-3
About 4,000 to 5,000 years ago, a huge chunk of space rock fell in Argentina, but it didn’t fell in one piece. It broke up as it entered the earth’s atmosphere creating a meteorite shower with pieces ranging from a few grams to several tons. 
Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in ArgentinaMap_Campo_del_Cielo
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El Chaco. Photo credit: Valmice Vieira/Panoramio
 Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in Argentinacampo-del-cielo-1
Photo credit: Valmice Vieira/Panoramio
 Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in Argentinacampo-del-cielo-4
Photo credit: Valmice Vieira/Panoramio
 Campo Del Cielo Meteorite Chunk of Space Rock Fell in Argentinacampo-del-cielo-7
Photo credit: Mario Prada/Panoramio
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Part of Campo Del Cielo meteorite. Photo credit: quattroman76/Flickr

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