A meteorite hit the moon during the lunar eclipse in January

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HARRISONBURG, Va (WHSV) — The total lunar eclipse, along with the super moon and full moon created a spectacular sight on Sunday January 20th into the morning of the 21st. At the same time, a meteorite hit the moon during this event.

courtesy: skeeze / MGN

A meteorite is a solid piece of debris from an object. Two examples of an object would be a asteroid or a comet.

Click here to view the photo of the collision. Look for the tiny white dot, that would be the meteorite!