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    Russia: huge chunk of Chelyabinsk meteor recovered from lake

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    Divers have retrieved an enormous fragment of the meteor that exploded over Russia in February. It has been brought up from the bottom of Lake Chebarkul in the Urals.

    The piece of space rock is believed to be the largest to hit earth when a meteor broke up
    above the towns of Chelyabinsk, Yekatarinburg and Tyumen.