2018 LA

Small pieces of rock, with a big influence (just ask the dinosaurs).
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Christopher K.
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2018 LA

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Peter Jenniskens of the SETI Institute led a team into Botswana to recover pieces of 2018 LA, which impacted the Earth on 2 June 2018. The team used data compiled by the SkyMapper Southern Survey. 2018 LA was probably about 1.5 meters across.

More information:
https://phys.org/news/2021-04-asteroid- ... vesta.html
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