A different form of beautiful giants…

Following from our previous post on beautiful ice giants

Last year, just after the event over Russia, Javier de la Torre created this map to show all recorded meteorite impacts since 2300 BC. The CartoDB blog post reveals details of the map creation and an interactive version allows you to zoom in on your ‘favourite’ area…

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The world map in terms of meteorite crash zones (Courtesy of CartoDB). It includes every known meteroite impact since 2300 BC.

Courtesy of CartoDB

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