[meteorite-list] Fall in Bergamo, Italy, in October 1884?
From: M come Meteorite Meteorites <mcomemeteorite2004_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue Oct 18 06:03:23 2005
I have received a copy of the original article of the
meteorite fall. The date exact its 24 October 1884,
hour 11 am. In the Bazerem Valley near mount Cat. I
have start other research with ask informations to the
municipality of the towns near the probable zone of
the fall for have other notices.
--- chris aubeck <caubeck_at_gmail.com> ha scritto:
> According to the November 13th-14th 1884 issue of
> "L'Eco di Bergamo" a
> loud explosion had been heard in the sky over
> Bergamo just after
> 11:00am on October 24th. When a group of peasants
> said that they had
> observed a red fireball on the same day both this
> and the explosion
> were immediately assumed to have been caused by the
> same meteoric
> phenomenon. Later articles said people were looking
> for the artifact,
> which may have fallen in Sorisole.
> Was it found? Can fragments be bought?
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