Today in History, Sept. 25
- The Moscow Times
- Sep. 26 2013 00:00
- Last edited 07:39
The meteorite exploded 30 kilometres off the ground.
Eleven years ago today, on Sept. 25, 2002, a meteorite exploded 30 kilometers above the ground, landing between the town of Bodaybo and the village of Balakhna.The explosion caused a bright glow in the sky which could be observed at a distance of 150 kilometers.