February 16, 2013 – Another February 14th Meteor Report –
This One Over Cuba.
Before the big space rock exploded with the force of 300 TNT kilotons and crashed into central Russia at 9:20 PM local time on February 14 (3:20 AM GMT), another fireball was videotaped over Rodas near Cienfuegos, Cuba, around 8 PM local time (1 AM GMT), six thousand miles from the exploded meteor impact sites in Chelyabinsk east of the Ural Mountains. Rodos residents described a roaring sound in the sky and a moving bright light that exploded and shook some houses, but no damage or injuries were reported. Cuban media report that scientists are trying to find pieces of that explosion. Click for Cuba meteor video.
Rodas and Cienfuegos, Cuba (purple map marker) is southeast of Havana and 6,000 miles from Chelyabinsk, Russia, where the large meteor exploded two hours after this video
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