‘Golden’ (prov.) meteorite fall (L chondrite, ~ 1270 + ~ 700 g) in Golden, British Colombia, Canada at around 11:33:45-50 pm MDT on 3 October (5:33:45-50 UT, 4 Oct.) 2021

Last update: 16 January 2022 If you have photos or videos (smart phone, security or dashboard camera) of the bolide, please contact: wmpg@groups.uwo.ca (Prof. Peter Brown, Western Meteor Physics Group, Western University, London, Ontario) If…

Meteorite fall in Falealupo-Tai, Vaisigano, Savai’i, Samoa on 3 February 2021

Last update: 20 February 2021 On 12 February the Samoa Observer reported that a meteorite fell in the costal village Falealupo-Tai in Vaisigano on Savai’i, Samoa in the morning or early afternoon on 3 February…

OSLO (H3-6, 2012) and VALLE (H5, 2013) finally approved

On 5 September 2020 the Norwegian meteorites OSLO (2012, H3-6) and VALLE (2013, H5) have finally been registered as probable and possible falls in the Meteoritical Bulletin database. The first Oslo specimen (Rodeløkka). Photo: Terje…

Meteorite (~ 5 kg) fall in Bimbe (Limbe ?) village, Chitanda chiefdom, Chibombo District, Central Province, Zambia at ~7:00 a.m. CAT (~5:00 UT) on 7 June 2020

Last update: 12 October 2020 A meteorite (~ 5 kg), apparently an ordinary chondrite, fell at around 7 a.m. on 7th June 2020 in Bimbe (Limbe ?) village, in Chitanda Lumamba’s chiefdom in the northwest…

Characteristics of a New Carbonaceous, Metal-Rich Lithology Found in the Carbonaceous Chondrite Breccia Aguas Zarcas

I. Kerraouch, A. Bischoff, M. E. Zolensky, A. Pack, M. Patzek, E. Wölfer, C. Burkhardt, M. Fries 51st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2020), Abstract #2011 PDF (OPEN ACCESS) “The Aguas Zarcas meteorite fell in…

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