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A meteorite that fell in Botswana is tracked to its birthplace in the asteroid belt

A small asteroid flew across the sky and burned up over the Kalahari Desert in Botswana in the summer of 2018, and scientists now suspect the space rock originated from Vesta, the world’s second largest asteroid. solar system

Small asteroiddubbed 2018 LA, was first seen through a telescope at the University of Arizona’s Catalina Sky Survey and looked like a speck of light whistling through the stars. according to the SETI Institute

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