Meteor slams into moon with force of 15,000 tons of TNT

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Meteor slams into moon with force of 15,000 tons of TNT

February 24, 2014 Updated Feb 24, 2014 at 5:25 PM CDT

The Moon Impacts Detection and Analysis System released video of a major collision of a meteor hitting our moon at about 38,000 miles per hour.

The explosion released a light as bright as the North Star. Find out more by watching the video below.