OREANDA-NEWS  The fall and explosion of the cosmic body occurred on the evening of Friday, March 19, in the area of ​​the city of Moa in the eastern part of Cuba. This information is reported by the foreign publication Cubadebate.

The phenomenon was recorded by the seismological station at 22:06 local time (05:06 Moscow time). According to eyewitnesses, flashes of red and white were visible in the sky, after which a violent explosion was heard.

The head of the National Seismological Survey, Enrique Arango Arias, confirmed that, preliminary, we are talking about a meteorite fall. The equipment of the seismological service recorded the shock wave, but the sensors showed that it was not a ground explosion.