Falling meteorite recorded over Toledo, Spain

(ORDO NEWS) — A bright meteorite flew over Spain on August 14, 2020 at about 3:10 am local time. It appeared at an altitude of about 107 km above the province of Toledo and disappeared at an altitude of about 57 km. The total length traversed by the meteorite in the atmosphere was about 63 km.

The event was recorded as part of the SMART project, which is implemented by the Southwest Europe Meteor Network (SWEMN). The event was recorded by meteorological stations located in La Jita (Toledo), Sierra Nevada (Granada) and Seville.


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