The meteorite entered the earth’s atmosphere on February 15th and exploded over the Chelyabinsk region. The powerful explosion shattered windows of homes and destroyed the roofs of many buildings in the region, injuring more than 1600 people. A large fragment of the meteorite fell into the lake Cherbakul. Divers have been successful to recover some of the fragments of the meteorite out of the lake.
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