The Peekskill Fireball

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This photograph was taken by S. Eichmiller in Altoona, Pennsylvania just
after the main meteoroid body broke up into fragments.

This photograph was taken by S. Eichmiller in Altoona, Pennsylvania just after the main meteoroid body broke up into fragments.

The events surrounding the fall of the Peekskill meteorite on October 9, 1992 were quite unique. It was observed by many people who were attending a football game, being photographed and videotaped by over a dozen people. The meteorite was found crashed into the trunk of a parked car.

* Show me a movie about the Peekskill Fireball!

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