Meet point - Picture of tomofumi.info Cafe, Chelyabinsk - TripAdvisor
The Chelyabinsk meteor was a superbolide caused by an approximately 20 m ( 66 ft) near-Earth asteroid that entered Earth's atmosphere over Russia on 15 February at about .. Vladimir Petrov, when meeting with scientists to assess the damage, reported that he sustained so much sunburn from the meteor that. Chelyabinsk is a city and the administrative center of Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located in the . The average temperature in January is well below the freezing point ( °F), but July has a . Agricultural firm "Ariant" - leader in the production of meat products in the Urals Federal District of Russia, produces alcoholic and. As well as a small selection of Russian and international mains, this cafe, bar, restaurant and – later in the evening – dance space and karaoke hall serves.
The fragments then entered dark flight without the emission of light and created a strewn field of numerous meteorites on the snow-covered ground officially named Chelyabinsk meteorites. The last time a similar phenomenon was observed in the Chelyabinsk region was the Kunashak meteor shower ofafter which scientists recovered about 20 meteorites weighing over kg in total. At that time it was travelling at about The object is part of the Chelyabinsk meteorite.
The United States space agency NASA estimated the diameter of the bolide at about 17—20 m and has revised the mass several times from an initial 7, tonnes 7, long tons; 8, short tons until reaching a final estimate of 10, tonnes      11, short tons, greater than the total weight of the Eiffel Tower.
The first explosion was the most powerful, and was preceded by a bright flash, which lasted about five seconds. Due to the height of the air burst, the atmosphere absorbed most of the explosion's energy.
The plume rose to an altitude of 35 km and once there, it was rapidly blown around the globe by the polar night jet. Multiple arrivals involving waves that travelled twice around the globe have been identified. The meteor explosion produced the largest infrasounds ever to be recorded by the CTBTO infrasound monitoring system, which began recording in   so great that they reverberated around the world several times, taking over a day to dissipate. Brown also states that the double smoke plume formation, as seen in photographs, is believed to have coincided near the primary airburst section of the dust trail as also pictured following the Tagish Lake fireballand it likely indicates where rising air quickly flowed into the center of the trail, essentially in the same manner as a moving 3D version of a mushroom cloud.
Russian authorities stated that 1, people sought medical attention in Chelyabinsk Oblast within the first few days. A year-old woman with a broken spine was flown to Moscow for treatment. Despite not knowing the origin of the intense flash of light, Karbysheva thought it prudent to take precautionary measures by ordering her students to stay away from the room's windows and to perform a duck and cover maneuver and then to leave a building.
Karbysheva, who remained standing, was seriously lacerated when the blast arrived and window glass severed a tendon in one of her arms and left thigh ; none of her students, whom she ordered to hide under their desks, suffered cuts. The majority of the patients were suffering from cuts.
Chelyabinsk meteor - Wikipedia
Classes for all Chelyabinsk schools were cancelled, mainly due to broken windows. Chelyabinsk authorities said that broken windows of apartment homes, but not the glazing of enclosed balconies, would be replaced at the state's expense. The arena was closed for inspection, affecting various scheduled events, and possibly the postseason of the KHL. Dmitry Medvedevthe Prime Minister of Russiaconfirmed a meteor had struck Russia and said it proved that the "entire planet" is vulnerable to meteors and a spaceguard system is needed to protect the planet from similar objects in the future.
Colonel General Nikolay Bogdanov, commander of the Central Military Districtcreated task forces that were directed to the probable impact areas to search for fragments of the asteroid and to monitor the situation. During World War II, it produced 18, tanks, and 48, tank diesel engines as well as over 17 million units of ammunition.
Chelyabinsk - Wikipedia
In the press of the time Chelyabinsk was informally called " Tankograd " or "Tank City". Fragments fell in and around Chelyabinsk. Interior Ministry spokesman Vadim Kolesnikov said 1, people had called for medical assistance following the incident, mostly for treatment of injuries from glass broken by the explosions. One woman suffered a broken spine. A spokeswoman for the Emergency Ministry told the Associated Press that there was a meteor shower ; however, another ministry spokeswoman was quoted by the Interfax news agency as saying it was a single meteor.
The power of the explosion was about kilotons of TNT about 1. Luckily, thanks to the high altitude of the explosion the city managed to avoid large casualties and destruction. Administrative and municipal status[ edit ] The building of the Legislative Assembly of Chelyabinsk Oblast Chelyabinsk is the administrative center of the oblast.
Its elevation is — meters. The city is bisected by the river Miass which is regarded as the border between the Urals and Siberia. This is reflected in the geology of the place, with low granite hills of the Urals on the western side and lower sedimentary rock of the West Siberian Plain on the eastern side. The "Leningrad bridge" connects the two sides, so it is called the "bridge of the Urals to Siberia".
Chelyabinsk itself is therefore also known as "The Gateway to Siberia". Dfb farther north than found on Canadian prairies. The average temperature in January is well below the freezing point 6.
July, month with higher precipitation is 3.