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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  • Fireball lit up Texas sky, NASA says - Idaho8.com
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    ... that the meteor wasn’t a meteor ... to Jamestown, where an explosion ... a tremendous explosion” and bright ... “I was berserk that ...
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  • The night ‘War of the Worlds’ shook up Rhode Island - Providence Journal
    ... that the meteor wasn’t a meteor ... to Jamestown, where an explosion ... a tremendous explosion” and bright ... “I was berserk that ...
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  • Fireball lit up Texas sky, residents say; was caught on camera
    What burns bright green and flies through the air with its tail sticking out behind it?
    11/10/2014 - 9:45 am | View Link
  • Fireball lit up Texas sky, NASA says
    What burns five times brighter than a full moon and flies through the air with its tail sticking out behind it? Many Texas residents reported seeing a meteor streaming across the Saturday night sky. They were right, but scientists are still investigating the details, said Dr. Bill Cooke, lead for NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office. "This was definitely what we call a fireball, which by ...
    11/10/2014 - 6:17 am | View Link
  • WATCH: Fireball that lit up Texas sky was five times brighter than moon, NASA says
    DALLAS — What burns five times brighter than a full moon and flies through the air with its tail sticking out behind it? Many Texas residents reported seeing a meteor streaming across the Saturday night sky. They were right, but scientists are still investigating the details, said Dr. Bill Cooke, lead for NASA’s Meteoroid Environment […]
    11/9/2014 - 6:11 pm | View Link
  • What was it? Fireball lights up Texas sky (VIDEO)
    (CNN) — What burns five times brighter than a full moon and flies through the air with its tail sticking out behind it? Many Texas residents reported seeing a meteor streaming across the Saturday night sky. They were right, but scientists are still investigating the details, said Dr. Bill Cooke, lead for NASA’s Meteoroid Environment […]
    11/9/2014 - 1:56 pm | View Link
  • CAPTURED ON CAMERA: “Fireball” falls from sky near San Antonio, Texas
    (CNN) — What burns five times brighter than a full moon and flies through the air with its tail sticking out behind it? Many Texas residents reported seeing a meteor streaming across the Saturday night sky. They were right, but scientists are still investigating the details, said Dr. Bill Cooke, lead for NASA’s Meteoroid Environment […]
    11/9/2014 - 9:43 am | View Link
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  • UFO? Meteorite? What The Heck Just Exploded In The Sky Over Russia’s Sverdlovsk Region? [UPDATE: That’s No Meteor]
    [UPDATE BELOW] Something big and bright recently exploded in the sky over Russia’s Sverdlovsk region, but this doesn’t look like your typical meteor explosion ... the same massive illumination of the night sky. It’s all caught on camera, thanks ...
    11/17/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Bright meteor streaks across Texas sky
    The American Meteor Society (AMS) says it received more than 200 reports about a bright green fireball over San Antonio, Texas on Saturday night. The fireball lit ... causes it to break apart violently in an explosion. It is not yet known whether any ...
    11/10/2014 - 2:41 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 ...
    11/10/2014 - 5:17 am | View Link
  • Meteor lights up Texas sky near San Antonio (VIDEO)
    pressure causes it to break apart violently in an explosion, Cooke said. The fireball that Texans spotted Saturday night could have come from the North Taurid meteor shower, which is going on right now and is known for producing bright fireballs ...
    11/10/2014 - 2:55 am | View Link
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