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Very Close Call From The Sky - Amazing Video of Meteor Over Russia

Submitted by CatWhisperer on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 20:40

Note: Updated 12/1/2016

Dammed scary, and shows the need for a planetary space based defense system. Maybe not in our lifetimes, but start spending money on it, Politicians… The first one is taken from the ubiquitous dash cams that Russians use, author unknown. The action starts at 0:10 on the video (not the dashcam clock).

In the next video, from what appears to be a smart phone camera one hears, and almost feels the shock wave and the poo hits the fan... There are some other great videos of this event on Youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tu1vhfnCd3o and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpmXyJrs7iU