Winchcombe meteorite – UPSC Prelims

Winchcombe meteorite:
  • The Winchcombe meteorite has high proportion of carbon.
  • It was discovered after it landed in the driveway of a house located in Gloucestershire in the UK and considered “astonishingly rare”.
  • It is named after the place, where it fell down i.e. the town of Winchcombe in Gloucestershire in the UK. Furthermore, its weight is 103 grams, and it resembles coal in looks
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