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The March Meteor

Astronomers are yet to pinpoint exactly where the meteorites fell in Western NSW, but they have narrowed down their search for the March event that soared through the skies.
Coonabarabran astronomer Dr Robert McNaught said due to the low population density, he is yet to pin point an eye witness for the area.
"It seems clear that the meteorites fell east of Mount Hop, but there is such a low population density around there, we could get enough eye witness sightings to narrow down the precise area," he said.

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A meteor lit up the skies of Central west NSW Australia on March 15.



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