Winchcombe meteorite

Winchcombe meteorite is the first meteorite to be discovered in Britain since 1991. It landed in the town of Winchcombe in the United Kingdom in February this year. This meteorite is carbonaceous chondrite, which is known for having high amount of carbon content. Weighing 103 grams, this meteorite is estimated to be 4.5 billion years old.  It is to be displayed at the National History Museum in London.


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