Massive fireball lights up the sky of London, UK (videos)

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A massive fireball was captured in London and across UK on March 17, 2016 at around 3:16 am.

The extremely bright fireball momentarily overloaded the camera with light, then disintegrated silently.

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Map of fireball sighting on March 17 2016 via Fireballs.imo.net

The first video is from the Church Crookham station in northeast Hampshire, England, located 39 miles (63 km) southwest of London:

The UK Meteor Network estimates the brightens of this extreme event to be around -7 mag and explosion -14 mag.

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Here a dashcam video captured downtown London. The meteor was bright green and disintegrated in several steps:

The next video was caught from Wilcot North, near Oxford, UK:

And this one from the Clanfield Observatory in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire, England:

Uodate: Here some more videos of this spectacular sky/space event:

Meteor on the A12 Essex / Suffolk border:

from Wilcot North East:

The intense exploding meteor was primarily seen from England, but also reported in France and in the Netherlands.

Did you also see this majestic fireball in the skies of London?

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