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    Default A Meteorite Hit The Moon During The Eclipse



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    Default Re: A Meteorite Hit The Moon During The Eclipse

    I got extremely lucky and caught it in one of my capture files: Captured Meteor Strike During the Eclipse

    Thanks for the video link, Stephen!
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    Default Re: A Meteorite Hit The Moon During The Eclipse

    I just saw it on Facebook and came straight here to see if it was true. Congrats on the capture!
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