(Photos & Video) Meteorites fall from the sky in Russia

(Photos & Video) Meteorites fall from the sky in Russia

Moscow : Russia | Feb 15, 2013 at 6:18 AM PST
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Watch video here and photos of meteorites fall from the sky in Russia
This is a strange thing needs to explain

And strange here the large number of casualties
Where the number of injured rose to more than 450 people as a result of the fall of meteorites and many meteors on Russia's Chelyabinsk Province, early Friday.

There are 450 people in public hospitals for treatment of injuries caused by shattered glass windows of some buildings near the area.

The news did not mention any deaths

There eyewitnesses of the incident:

Where the people of the area heard a bang like the explosion and saw the dazzling lights and then the subsequent occurrence of a seismic wave on their way to work today.

Video recordings showed the population downloaded online motorcycle blocks reflect the sky at low altitude.

In another recording, some residents have looked out topless from their homes to look at the phenomenon over their building while hear the sound of explosions.

He also heard a huge sound, like the explosion at around 9:20 am local time and the seismic wave spread to residential buildings in the heart of the industrial city.

There is also a negative impact on buildings in other areas:

Where meteorites crash caused land to fall several explosions damaged a number of buildings in six cities in the region, which lies 1,500 miles east of Moscow.

According to the indicators, the meteorite that fell on Chelyabinsk is a stone or stone - an iron.
After that flew over residential sites, fell into the lake on one kilometer from the city.

This episode of things rare meteorite fell on the area over an area of ​​two thousand square kilometers in Siberia in 1908
Which led to the shattered windows up to a distance of 200 km away from the center of the fall of the meteorite.

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Meteor in Russia Captured on Video
Ahmed Mohamed Ibrahim is based in Cairo, Kairo, Egypt, and is a Stringer for Allvoices.
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