The designers created a three-dimensional reconstruction of the meteorite impact on the coin.
This stunning piece tells a story. A story how the meteorite, of which an original 2.5 mm part is embedded, has hit the ground.
This issue is dedicated to the meteorite fall at Viñales in Cuba, the world’s most recent event of this kind. It occurred on February 1st, 2019.
The media all around the world reported that the about 27,000 inhabitants of the tourist town saw a miles-long trail of smoke long before the impact of the meteorite startled them.