Meteorite Explodes Over Russia

Meteor Trail

With the predicted brush with an asteroid later tonight, people in Russia got quite the scare this morning. (see links below)

Incredible videos captured the exploding meteorite. 

http://gizmodo.com/5984476/meteorite-explodes-over-russia-panic-spreads-updating-live

http://attivissimo.blogspot.ch/2013/02/russian-meteor-path-plotted-in-google.html

 

Image from Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/zennie62/8476044042/