An illustration of asteroid 2022 EB5 as it approached Earth. Photo: Nasa-JPL
An illustration of asteroid 2022 EB5 as it approached Earth. Photo: Nasa-JPL
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Fridge-sized asteroid hit Earth two hours after first spotted: Nasa

  • Asteroid 2022 EB5 was around two metres long, a size Nasa said was ‘too small to pose a hazard to Earth’
  • Asteroid disintegrated over western Greenland or coast of Norway; people in Iceland saw bright flashes

An illustration of asteroid 2022 EB5 as it approached Earth. Photo: Nasa-JPL
An illustration of asteroid 2022 EB5 as it approached Earth. Photo: Nasa-JPL
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