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Meteorite falls

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  1. Below is a complete list of the well-documented meteorite falls, showing the name of the meteorite, the date it fell, the place of fall, and the type of meteorite

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  2. As of August 2008, there are about 1,073 documented falls that are listed in widely used databases, most of which have specimens in modern collections

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  3. are those meteorites that were witnessed by people or automated devices as they moved through the atmosphere or hit the Earth, and were subsequently collected

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  4. More information can be obtained on all of these in the databases cited below

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  5. For statistical summaries of these data, see Meteorite fall statistics

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