[meteorite-list] $20,000 for the Maine meteorite fall.

From: Dennis Miller <astroroks_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2016 23:38:41 +0000
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Not sure what you read in the article but, I got that he thought the meteor could
have been as big as 5 feet in diameter and was hoping that someone could find
a softball size sample. It is a wet and very wooded area with no roads. Oh, other
SWAGS were, Canyon Diablo: size of a house, Chelyabinsk: size of a bus,
Almahata Sita: size of a van.
Dennis Miller
IMCA #1434
Meteoritical Society #5745

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> On May 24, 2016, at 12:12 PM, Brian Cox via Meteorite-list <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> wrote:
> I'm very curious as to how this gentleman at the Mineral Museum in Maine determined that the Maine meteorite is approximately 5 inches in diameter, and "about the size of a softball."
> Did he have a Super Telescope he was viewing it through at the time, or how did he determine through weather or TV station, or parking lot cameras, or cell phone video with some math equation that it was the size of a softball? I honestly hope they find a piece that large, and that they find it by this summer or fall before the first big snow in the area.
> Brian Cox
> IMCA# 6387
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>> Date: Mon, 23 May 2016 04:09:23 -0700
>> From: "Shawn Alan" <shawnalan at meteoritefalls.com>
>> To: "Meteorite Central" <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com>
>> Subject: [meteorite-list] $20,000 for the Maine meteorite fall.
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>> Hello Listers
>> I guess there is a reward for a piece of the meteorite fall in Maine.
>> $20,000. I wonder if that's for the main mass, or a piece of the Lunar
>> meteorite?
>> Link:
>> http://www.khou.com/news/weird/museum-offers-reward-and-tips-to-find-meteorite/202576172
>> Shawn Alan
>> IMCA 1633
>> ebay store http://www.ebay.com/sch/imca1633ny/m.html
>> Website http://meteoritefalls.com
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