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Elektro-L view of the Chelyabinsk meteor trail
Filed under Earth observing missions, pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Earth
The Russian Elektro-L weather satellite captured this view of the trail of the Chelyabinsk meteor as it passed through the atmosphere (visible in the upper left of the frame) on February 15, 2013.
Roscosmos / Vitaliy Egorov
Original image data dated on or about February 15, 2013.
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