NASA and University of Western Ontario all-sky cameras picked up a remarkable number of deep-penetrating meteors right here on Earth. NASA said that these fireballs were traveling along nearly identical orbits between Earth and the asteroid belt.
This means Earth and the Moon were bombarded by meteoroids at about the same time. The two events are related, and that this constitutes a short duration cluster of material encountered by the Earth-Moon system.
Remarkable facts regarding the latest Lunar Impact