NASA experts have recorded in December 2018, the explosion of the meteorite over the Bering sea off the coast of Kamchatka. About it reports Sky News.

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Specifies that the explosion was the second in power over the last century after the Chelyabinsk meteorite in 2013.

According to authorities, the explosion of a meteorite 26 km above the Earth’s surface recorded American military satellites.

According to an employee of NASA Lindley Johnson, a meteorite exploded in the line of route, which is used by civilian aircraft.

In this regard, the airline requests were sent to search for possible witnesses of the incident.

Previously, NASA has warned about the approach to Earth of a large asteroid EA2 March 22.