The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) was deployed from the Space Shuttle Discovery in September 14, 1991 in space. According to NASA, the 12,500 pound satellite will fall from orbit into earth's atmosphere anytime starting Friday, September 23, 2011.  (credit: NASA via Getty Images)

NASA: Crashing Satellite No Threat To West Coast, North America

The sky won’t be falling after all — at least not on us here in Southern California.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/22/2011