Havana, Cuba (CNN)A meteorite possibly struck western Cuba on Friday, according to the National Weather Service in Key West, Florida.
Meteorite may have struck Cuba
The NWS said in a tweet that its radar “may have detected the meteor” near Viñales, Cuba. The service said on Twitter earlier Friday it received reports about a meteor being seen in the sky across the Florida Keys.
Residents in Viñales, Cuba, heard a “large explosion” Friday afternoon. The explosion has not been confirmed to be from a meteorite, but the Cuban government is investigating.