Tennessee meteorite strikes - WSMV Channel 4

Tennessee meteorite strikes

Posted: Updated:

According to The Meteoritical Society, 25 meteorite strikes have been recorded in Tennessee. The most recent impact occurred in Maryville on Jan. 28, 1983, weighing 1442 grams.

A dozen meteorites have landed in Middle Tennessee, including in the following communities: Carthage, Charlotte, Cookeville, Coopertown, Crab Orchard, Jackson County, Hendersonville, Livingston, Murfreesboro, Savannah, Petersburg and Smithville.

Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.