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Re: Metropolitan hits

At 05:15 PM 7/14/98 -0400, you wrote:
>Does anyone know whether there have been any hits on any major metropolitan
>cities during the 20th century???  If so - what were the consequences??
>Mark J. Lerner

The Tsukuba meteorite shower in 1996 fell in the Tokyo metropolitan
area, although not in Tokyo proper.  One stone even fell in the
research complex housing the Geological Survey of Japan!  But
these were little pebbles, and caused little damage.  



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