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Vouillé

France
Fell mai 13, 1831
L6 chondrite
Total mass : 20 kg

Specimen in collection :
3.01g fragment

In the night from the 13 to May 14, 1831, a bright bolide appeared in the sky near Poitiers. It was heading from the south to the north. Three explosions occurred. The next day, a farmer of the village of Vouillé discovered the meteorite in his vineyard.

 

Additional information

Provenance

  • John Schooler > Jean Redelsperger