ASTEROID HITS EARTH - 2014 AA Was Discovered Hours Before Impact

Newly-discovered asteroid 2014 AA hit Earth's atmosphere on Jan. 2nd. The space rock, about the size of a small car, disintegrated over the Atlantic Ocean about 3,000 km east of Caracas, Venezuela. Infrasound records interpreted by Peter Brown of the University of Western Ontario suggest an impact energy between 500 and 1,000 tons of TNT. 2014 AA was discovered a day before its impact by the Catalina Sky Survey the estimated 3-meter-wide Apollo asteroid was supposed to clear Earth with the razor-thin margin of about 611 km (380 miles)... but it's now looking like it didn't quite make itIt was only a matter of time before itencountered our

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