Last week in the skies over Australia fall two meteorite the size of a car. As reported by the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to zn.ua events occurred with an interval of two days and flashes from the explosions lit the whole street.
The first outbreak was noticed by the residents of Australia may 20. The video recorders installed on lampposts, captured the moment of falling of a meteorite that lit up the sky flash blue. He saw people from two different cities, located at a distance of 500 kilometers from each other.
The second meteorite fell on may 22. According to the researchers, it was the size of a car Toyota Land Cruiser Prado, and its weight reached 20-40 tons. A celestial body traveled at a speed of 40 kilometers per hour, and the power of the explosion upon impact with the Ground would have amounted to 1.6 kilotons of TNT.
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However, both of the meteorite burned in the atmosphere, and their wreckage fell into the waters of the ocean.