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NASA recovers meteorite pieces that crashed into Earth

NASA recovers meteorite pieces that crashed into Earth

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Almost over a week ago, a meteorite rattled houses in the state of Mississippi and other neighbouring states in the US.

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Now, NASA has claimed to have located pieces and fragments of the meteorite.

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Bill Cooke from NASA’s Meteoroid Environments Office, says the fireball in question was seen around 8:03 a.m. CT on Wednesday, 27 April 2022.

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Speaking to USA Today, Bill said that the fireball was nothing but a piece of an asteroid which weighed almost 80-90 pounds.

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However, he added that it was quite small, so small that it should not have created much panic in the public.

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The residents of the area however, asserted that their houses were shaking and the effect was quite shocking.

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