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Top 10 Meteorite List for 2009 - a little bit terrifying to think that there are giant rocks flying straight at our planet on a regular basis, but it's true. These are the biggest and most recognized meteorites scientists have recorded in outer space. For full article and photo gallery, got to: http://science.discovery.com/top-ten/2009/meteors/meteors-01.html

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Tunguska Event is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Hoba Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Willamette Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Sikhote-Alin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Sylacauga/Hodges Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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ALH 84001 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Orgueil Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Peekskill Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Murchison Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites

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Allende Meteorite is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Discovery's Top 10 Meteorites