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The Gibeon Meteorites in Windhoek, Namibia

About 600 million years ago, a massive meteoroid hurtled through space before crashing into the land that would, many millennia later, become known as Namibia. While on its Earthbound journey, it shattered, sending more than 100 meteorites shooting toward the planet, leaving blazing trails in their wake. A large portion of the space rocks were found around the village of Gibeon, earning them the name Gibeon Meteorites.
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