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The biggest meteor in Poland.

Nature reserve Meteoryt Morasko is the place where 4700 - 6100 years ago the gigantic meteorite fell...

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AMZ Tur - Polish Humvee

AMZ Tur - polish armored patrol car for infantry - is often called Polish hummer because of look and very good off-roads parameters. Name 'Tur' comes from an aurochs (in Polish it's 'Tur') which once lived in Poland (this is extinct species).

AMZ Tur on military expo

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The biggest meteor in Poland.

Nature reserve Meteoryt Morasko is the place where 4700 - 6100 years ago the gigantic meteorite fell from the sky. It is estimated, that meteor had about 4500 tons before crossing the atmosphere! The biggest piece of meteor crushed and vaporized in explosion with force estimated at 0.2 kilotones. This collision created crater with near 100 meters in diameter.

 

Photo of one of the many meteors

 
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