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1969 Allende Meteorite falls near Pueblito de Allendem Chihuahua, Mexico.
1983 Melbourne Dust Storm hits Australia’s second largest city. The result of the worst drought on record and a day of severe weather conditions, a 320 meter deep dust cloud envelops the city, turning day into night. 30 more words
Japan’s Sakurajima Volcano Erupts 50km from Nuclear Plant*
Japan’s Sakurajima volcano, situated about 50km from the Sendai nuclear station, has erupted with the country’s meteorological agency issuing an orange warning not to approach it. 324 more words