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Dong Ujimqin Qi

Dong Ujimqin Qi is a mesosiderite that fell the afternoon of September 7th, 1995, in northeastern China.

According to the Meteoritical Bulletin (MB 81), the meteorite fell on a cloudless day, and witnesses observed black smoke, as well as “a tremendous sound”.

To date, close to 130 kilograms of this stony-iron meteorite have been recovered.

Photo copyright L. Garvie/CMS/ASU
Photo copyright L. Garvie/CMS/ASU