Mystery Booms

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Massive fireball explodes in loud bang lighting up the night sky over Cyprus

A giant fireball exploded over Cyprus on September 9, 2016. A loud bang was heard during the bright disintegration. A bright fireball did a close fly-by over Cyprus lightning up the sky during a loud explosion. In addition, people...

North Korea nuclear test produces M5.3 earthquake on September 9 2016

Today, September 9, 2016, North Korea detonated one of its strongest nuclear explosion test ever. The detonation was so strong it triggered a M5.3 earthquake as reported by USGS. However, North Korea has claimed that it detonated...

Fire in the sky: 7 major fireball meteor events in the last 3 days around the world

Since Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at least 7 major fireball events have made headlines around the world. Here a compilation of these glowing and noisy sky events. At midnight on Thursday bright flashes of light turned the...

Mysterious recurrent boom rocks Sonora, California and baffles residents

A mysterious recurrent boom in Sonora, California has residents baffled and looking to the sky. The noise that can often be heard weekdays during the summer months from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m is a...

3.7-km-long dyke blown up between two lakes to disperse surging floodwater in China

The 3.7-km-long dyke between Lake Liangzi and Lake Niushan was blown up by officials in central China's Hubei Province Thursday morning to disperse surging floodwater. A total of 1,658 people were evacuated for the explosion. There was...

Strongest earthquake in 30 years strikes Norseman, Western Australia – Loud booms

Geoscience Australia recorded a M5.5 earthquake south-east of Norseman at 5.40pm (9.40am UTC) on June 8, 2016. Rumblings were felt in Perth and loud booms around the epicenter after Western Australia’s strongest earthquake in almost...

Mysterious loud booming noises in Alhambra, California baffle scientists and residents

Some mysterious explosion sounds in Alhambra baffle residents and officials. Alhambra residents have heard loud booming noises for the last five months, but none have any answers nor evidence of the sounds. In 47 years living...

Two mysterious booms rock Iasi, Romania – Ground shaking reported 75km away

Two mysterious booms rocked Iasi, Romania and surroundings on June 1, 2016 at 10:30 UTC. The loud rumblings shook the ground and rattled windows twice within 15 minutes. The first loud bang was reported from Iasi...

Bright fireball explodes in loud booms leaving weird trail in the sky of Phoenix, Arizona

Did you see it? Did you hear it? A huge fireball exploded in loud booms leaving a weird and mysterious trail in the sky of Phoenix, Arizona on June 2, 2016. Did you hear this mysterious...

Mysterious burning object falls from the sky in loud bangs in Sheerness, UK

What is this mysterious burning object falling from the sky in loud shaking bangs in Sheerness, Kent, UK on May 24, 2016? Is that a meteor fireball, some space junk flaming up during re-entry or...

Giant meteor explosion generates strong tremor in Pinamar, Argentina

A giant meteor explosion triggered a strong tremor after it disintegrated in the sky of Pinamar, Argentina on May 18, 2016. The loud sky event occurred at 9.25 pm (local time) and generated much fear among residents...

Fireballs explode in the sky of Turkey and Georgia, USA – Loud booms reported

Two fireballs were seen exploding in the sky of Şanlıurfa, Turkey and Georgia, USA. Loud explosion booms reported in Turkey. And the videos are awesome! A meteor fireball exploding in the sky of southern Turkey on...

Video of RAF sonic booms over Leeds, Yorkshire

Here a video of the 2 RAF sonic booms heard by residents of Leeds and across Yorkshire on May 2, 2016. Yes, sonic booms, and no mysteries! Discover other loud booms on the mystery booms page...

Terrifying Ivy Mike nuclear test video

On November 1, 1952, the United States tested its first ever thermonuclear device at Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The Mike Shot yielded 10.4 megatons of TNT and was roughly 1000 times larger than...

Rare M5.2 earthquake rattles South of France on April 28, 2016

We would rather expect an earthquake hitting Alsace or the French Riviera, but this morning, a rare M5.2 earthquake struck La Rochelle and Rochefort, Charente-Maritime at around 6:46 am (UTC). The powerful quake was felt...

Meteorite crashes on farm in loud booming noise

This weird white stone crashed in a loud boom on a Nigerian farm last March 12, 2016 creating panic among residents. Women and children were asked to vacate the farms immediately while men picked up...

Loud booms and tornado sirens in Wichita, Texas. What is going on?

What was going on in Wichita, Kansas on April 3, 2016? Loud booms kind of set off tornado sirens. Weird! Are there people from Wichita following this blog? Did this really happen? If yes, were officials...

Earthquake booms as M4.2 earthquake rattles Oklahoma

Earthquake booms were reported across Oklahoma as a M4.2 quake hit around Crescent. Did you also hear any noises related to this frackquake? The moderately strong fracking quake occurred at 4:53am just 5km (3mi) of Crescent, Oklahoma on...

Another series of booms rattles York County, Pennsylvania

Another series of booms has been reported on March 13, 2016 in North Codorus Township, York County, Pennsylvania. But the origin of the loud noise remains a mystery. The calls came from the southwestern part of...

Atoyac River disappears overnight after giant crack opens up in Mexico

The Atoyac River, which crosses eight municipalities in the central mountainous area of ​​eastern Mexican state of Veracruz, disappeared overnight after a giant crack opened up. Inhabitants of Rancho San Fermin reported hearing a bang...

Loud boom and flash of light as fireball explodes in the skies of Scotland

What was this strong flash of light and loud rumbling boom in the skies over the north east of Scotland on February 29, 2016? The mysterious light appeared at around 7pm on Monday across the Highlands,...

Unexplained loud booms rattle residents of Jackson, Hall, Habersham and Madison counties, Georgia

Unexplained loud booms are currently rattling residents of Jackson County, Hall County, Habersham County and Madison County. These mysterious explosions rattling homes haven't stopped over the past two weeks. So what the heck is that? Northeast Georgia,...

Mysterious object explodes in huge bang over Victoria, Australia

What is this mysterious object exploding in a loud sonic boom over Victoria, Australia. Could it be a meteor falling to earth nearby on January 27, 2016?   The video's time-stamp indicates it was filmed just after...

‘Terror Attack’ in Turkish capital Ankara as car bomb explodes in central district

BREAKING Ankara explosion: An explosion occurred in the Turkish capital Ankara, but the cause is still unknown. The Telegraph.co.uk writes: Ankara explosion: 28 people killed and 61 hurt after 'terror attack' in central district. Ankara governor...

Dramatic spike in earthquakes in Oklahoma

The ground keeps shaking in Oklahoma, and more violently. The third most powerful earthquake in Oklahoma's recorded history, the magnitude 5.1 quake centered near Fairview, was felt in seven states overall. Oklahoma has recently seen...

Loud booms and strange lights as meteors strike Queensland, Canada and UK

Loud boom and strange light have been reported from Rockhampton down to Gympie, Australia on February 10, 2016. Was it a meteor that lit up Queensland? // Did you see a strange light last night, or hear...

Mysterious fireball explodes in loud bang over Denmark – Many kilos of meteorite found

On February 6, 2016, a bright mysterious fireball exploded in the sky of Denmark and Sweden, creating a loud bang. Many kilos of the space rock have been collected... Meteorite fall. A gigantic fireball illuminated the...

Mystery booms and shakings in southern New Jersey and Connecticut

Mystery booms and shakings were reported from southern New Jersey up into Connecticut on January 28, 2016. Officials have confirmed the initial round of shaking came from a sonic boom in southern New Jersey. Really? Some...

Sonic boom rattles Charleston and the Lowcountry in South Carolina

At 12:45 p.m., a sonic boom rattled buildings in Charleston and houses across the Lowcountry in South Carolina. I say jet sonic boom as the jolt was stronger and duration was too short (maybe 1...

Extremely rare swarm of 7 powerful earthquakes rattles Morocco

A powerful 6.1 magnitude earthquake shook the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Morocco on January 25, 2016. It was then followed by a swarm of 6 moderately strong aftershocks ranging from 4.6 to 5.3 in...

Loud boom as fireball explodes over Finland

A bright fireball was reported by hundreds across Finland from Tampere, Lahti, Porvoo, Helsinki and Turku on January 23, 2016. And many also heard the loud boom associated to its explosion as the space rock entered Earth's...

A compilation of mystery booms in january 2016

Here a compilation of all news articles published around mystery booms and rumblings in January 2016. And that's just a beginning. Most of the origins remain unexplained. Hope you will find this list helpful. Here an...

Mysterious light in the sky explodes in a loud boom over Russian Far East

The sky in Russia's Far East was lit up by a strange object on January 17, 2016. The mysterious glowing object flew over the city of Belogorsk and Blagoveschensk leaving behind a long trail of white...

Unexplained booms and rumblings increase in the US and UK – January 9 to 14 2016

Unexplained booms and shakings are on the rise in this beginning of January 2016. Here a compilation of news reports and comments posted on this blog from january 9 to January 15, 2016. January 14 2016,...

Compilation of unexplained loud booms in 2015

Here a compilation of unexplained loud booms reported in 2015. Were some of the mysterious explosions triggered by fireball? And what about earthquake's rumbling noises? gas leak? ice quake? sonic booms... And UFO? Here a link...

Mysterious booms rattle the entire US from Pennsylvania to California and Florida baffling residents and officials

During this week-end, mysterious booms were reported in Pennsylvania, Indiana, Oklahoma, Florida, Georgia, California, Nebraska and New Jersey. And in almost every cases, nobody can pinpoint their cause... Mystery booming noise rattle Pennsylvania... Frostquakes? :-) Are frostquakes back?...

New river emerges overnight near Cordoba in Argentina after mysterious booms

A new river emerged overnight near the town of Chaján late November of last year. According to the story, mysterious rumblings like the noise of a jet engine were heard and felt during a few...

Meteor caught on dashcam over Blanchester, Ohio

This meteor was caught on dashcam in the sky over Blanchester, Ohio on January 7, 2016. Must have been pretty awesome! Did you hear a boom? This fireball disintegrated over Spain on New Year's Eve. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Brazilian Air Force Mirrages sonic boom brake windows on government building

Extremely strong frequency of sound can crack, and even shatter glass. Watch these Brazilian Air Force planes destroying windows at the country’s supreme court building. Insane. The video is originally from 2012, and is enjoying revival...

Mysterious metallic spheres drop from the sky onto northern Vietnam after explosion sound

What are these mysterious metallic spheres that dropped from the sky onto northern Vietnam after an explosion? Three unidentified metal orbs were discovered in three provinces in northern Vietnam on January 2, 2014 baffling residents and...