Over Algeria exploded a large meteorite

Over Algerian city of Constantine, October 2, 2016, at night, people first saw in the sky a fireball, and then it swept over the town and exploded, throwing a powerful flash of light. The explosion of a meteorite caused panic in the city.

Constantine is a city in Algiers, the capital of the homonymous province. Located in the North-East of the country 80 km from the Mediterranean coast.