Meteorites: 100 Years of Falling to Earth

Meteorites: 100 Years of Falling to Earth

Of the 33,162 meteorites that were found in the past 100 years, only 625 were seen falling to Earth. This graphic takes a closer look at these 625 meteorites, highlighting the year they fell, their classification, their mass and where they landed on the Earth.

Data from The Meteoritical Society

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Posted May 30, 2013
 
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