Meteor Causes Bright Explosion In Night Sky

It was definitely a meteor. Officials from the National Weather Service in Chicago said the flash of light seen in the sky between 10:15 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Wednesday was a meteor that fell to Earth.

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  • Meteor stuns Tamworth - Waikato Times
    ... a dress rehearsal for Thursday night's ... it: the explosion was a sonic boom caused by a fireball meteor. ... 2013. The initial bright flash ...
    08/12/2015 - 2:48 pm | View Link
  • Sonic boom stuns Tamworth residents after meteor shower fireball - Dominion Post
    ... a dress rehearsal for Thursday night's ... it:  the explosion was a sonic boom caused by a fireball meteor. ... The initial bright flash as ...
    08/12/2015 - 12:01 pm | View Link
  • Sonic boom, meteor shower fireball just the starter - Northern Daily Leader
    We can’t stop the drugs so let’s help the addicts - Canberra Times
    08/12/2015 - 7:34 am | View Link
  • Sonic boom stuns Australian residents after meteor shower fireball - Waikato Times
    ... a dress rehearsal for Thursday night's ... it: the explosion was a sonic boom caused by a fireball meteor. ... 2013. The initial bright flash ...
    08/12/2015 - 6:19 am | View Link
  • Spectacular meteor shower on the way - Catholic Online
    Meteors & S'mores event held at 3 parks - Alpena News
    08/10/2015 - 5:57 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Meteor lights up night sky
    While it was nowhere near as big, last night's meteor lit up the sky in a similar way, he said. Pukekohe resident Kathryn Logan said it felt like her house had been shaken by an explosion around 10pm. "Out the window I saw a very bright flashing light then ...
    08/27/2015 - 1:00 am | View Link
  • 'Almost certainly extra terrestrial'
    Loud booms following a bright explosion often occurred when such material entered ... the solar system until it happened to put on its display for people over New Zealand last night." Mr Munford said the meteor would have been travelling at about 144,000km ...
    02/10/2015 - 11:00 pm | View Link
  • Bright Meteor Lights Up Texas Sky (+Video)
    The regional bureau of The National Weather Service received several reports from citizens that saw the ball of fire in the sky at night. NWS said they couldn ... while others insisted there was only one bright, big shooting star. The reports from ...
    11/9/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Bright meteor spotted across the northeast on Thursday night
    Many observers reported a very bright ... The explosion was just spectacular - large enough that I fully expected some kind of sound to carry." Another fireball observer, Rick T. from Mercer, PA described his sighting as, "I watch the night sky a lot ...
    10/2/2014 - 6:10 am | View Link
  • Bright green meteor streaks across Metro Vancouver's night skies
    although it was much larger and brighter with scores of locals reporting that they saw a huge “fireball” flash turn the night skies of 10 p.m. into daytime. It also had a long tail and was followed by a large “boom” that sounded like an explosion.
    09/13/2014 - 10:10 am | View Link
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  • Bright Mid West Fireball | American Meteor Society
    The American Meteor Society has received over 100 reports of a bright fireball seen from mid western states at approximately 8:30 PM local eastern time.
    08/28/2015 - 9:14 pm | View Website
  • Bright meteor over South Africa (New Footage Included ...
    More footage here - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=928f4l... Correction- the part with the police car is not from africa, it was taken in the US on Nov ...
    08/28/2015 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • SpaceWeather.com -- News and information about meteor ...
    Science news and information about the Sun-Earth environment.
    08/28/2015 - 8:28 am | View Website
  • Fireball FAQs | American Meteor Society
    You saw a fireball? Something bright falling from the sky? Fill a report now! Your report is important, it alerts us to potentially scientifically significant events ...
    08/27/2015 - 8:15 am | View Website
  • Bright green shooting star / meteor, San Antonio, TX, 08 ...
    For licensing / usage, please contact licensing@viralhog.com NO AUDIO. Driving west on Hausman road in San Antonio TX, we captured this on our car's dash ...
    08/26/2015 - 3:32 pm | View Website
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