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Kaali Meteorite Crater, Saaremaa
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Somewhere between two and nine millennia ago, a piece of an enormous asteroid hit the earth and created Kaali Meteorite Crater, which you can still see today. Surrounded by thick forest, this gaping hole in the earth is filled with water, with depths ranging from 1 to 6 m (3 to 20 ft), depending on the amount of rainfall. Walk down a small flight of stairs to the edge of the crater to admire its nearly flawless circular shape, keeping in mind that this uncommon lake was formed by an impact of a 1,000,000 kg (1,000 ton) space rock. Put Kaali Meteorite Crater on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Saaremaa trip generator.
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  • When the meteorite landed threw up a pile of Earth and stone and you have to walk up a stretch to get up and watch the circular water collection in the middle. During the summer take place some souvernirförsäljning outside the crater! INTERESTING NATURAL PHENOMENON!
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  • Definitely a must visit place when driving by. The crater has some sort of sacred place atmosphere that is wort experiencing when visiting Saaremaa. 
  • As the załączonyn image is there a hole in the ground as opposed to those from Norway is a crater after a meteorite
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