Addison

2017-03-21T20:11:23+00:00

Addison One of the two fragments of a meteorite that hit Alabama were found in or near Addison, Alabama, in Winston County. The two fragments, are from what is now provisionally called the Addison meteorite. Meteorites are named after the closest city to where they were found. The meteorite fragments came from a "boulder-sized meteor" [...]

Battle Mountain, 3 Specimens

2017-03-21T20:11:23+00:00

Battle Mountain On August 22, 2012, at 11:17 PM, a large, slow-moving fireball was witnessed by residents of California, Nevada, and Idaho. Sonic booms were reported in Winnemucca and Battle Mountain, Nevada. The American Meteor Society received only 12 reports for this event (#1192), which is not surprising, considering the remote area where the bolide [...]