Fireball, Meteor, Comet

Posts on fireball, fireball strike, meteor strike, comet and other mystery sky phenomena happening around the world

Ghostly Strange Sounds From Perseids Fireball 2014 – Terrifying

This is terrifying! Listen to the ghostly strange sounds from Perseids Fireball 2014. So far the Perseids 2014 are holding their own. Observers have reported dozens of Perseid fireballs cutting through the glare. This one...

There are so many Perseids fireballs crossing the atmosphere… But wait!

More than 78 Perseid fireballs since July 27, 2015. You think that's worrying? Well, look at how much space junk is orbiting the Earth! Earth is entering a stream of debris from Comet Swift-Tuttle, source of...

Green comet to flyby Earth on April 1st 2017

Green comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak is flying over Earth's North Pole this week where sky watchers can find it all night long not far from the bowl of the Big Dipper. At closest approach on April 1st,...

The sky is on fire! Loud booms and meteor reports around the world: May 2014

Here some loud booms and meteor reports from around the world. We start this overview with the amazing fireball that was caught on tape by the SAC (Caribbean Astronomical Society) over Puerto Rico on April...

Mysterious Booms And Strange Lights Over New Zealand And Sri Lanka Probably Exploding Meteors

A boom and strange lights were witnessed on August 19, 2014 over New Zealand and Sri Lanka. They are probably related to exploding meteors. But the source of these weird lights are still unknown! The lightning-like...

Large thundering meteor fireball explodes over La Reunion and Mauritius rattling houses and baffling residents

What was this mysterious ball of fire flying in the sky over Mauritius and La Réunion East Africa on September 14, 2017. The space bolide exploded in a loud boom before rattling houses and windows...

Weird Noises Associated With Meteors, Fireballs and Meteorite Falls – A Link to the Strange Sounds from the Sky?

Do meteors or fireballs make weird noises when disintegrating through the atmosphere? Loud bangs, mysterious rumblings and strange sounds from the sky have always been associated with meteors...

Meteor Goes Boom Over Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee – September 9 2013

The sky just turned green, was lit up, and roared over Birmingham area all the way to Columbus, Georgia on September 9 2013. There have been numerous reports on Twitter of a bright flash of...

Strange Sky Phenomenon: Mysterious Burning Fireball Flying Over Cheltenham

What is this mysterious ball of fire flying in the sky over Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK? A space object on its way back to Earth? An exploding fireball? Or simply a cloud at dusk illuminated by...

Green exploding meteor falls from the sky over the Denver metro area, Colorado

Look at this green exploding meteor falling from the sky over the Denver metro area on October 27, 2016. The space rock disintegrated in the evening sky at around 6:50 p.m. According to the video uploader from Littleton,...

Mysterious line of craters on the surface of Jupiter’s moon Callisto

NASA's robot spaceprobe Voyager 1, took this closeup image of the surface of Jupiter's crater scarred moon Callisto in 1979. A mysterious chain of craters is seen to extend diagonally across the image (upper...

Second Meteor Explosion Over Ferrara Within Two Days – September 2013

A first meteorite exploded in the sky of Ferrara Italy on September 3 2013. Two days after, this one was filmed by the exact same cameras. Look at the amazing long trail in the...

Impressive! The Lyrids peaked in Argentina: Huge meteor explosion caught on tape – April 21 2013

Such events always happen at places we are not present! Some in Argentina experienced a great Lyrids meteor shower. Look at this amazing footage showing different views of a meteor explosion over Argentina Sunday...

Spectacular fireball changes night into day in Brazil

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Latest fireball videos around the world: Puget Sound, USA and Sydney, Australia – And a mystery

Two bright meteor fireballs lit up simualtenously the sky around the world on June 10, 2016. Watch these two meteor videos captured in Puget Sound, USA and Sydney, Australia areas. Meteor captured over Everett, Washington on June...

Fireball explodes over Strait of Gibraltar

This large fireball exploded over the Strait of Gibraltar on October 5 2015. The fiery disintegration was captured by cameras at Calar Alto Astronomical Observatory. According to specialists, the space rock entered Earth atmosphere with more...

Fireball that exploded over the US Thule Air Base in Greenland shook Earth, triggering seismic sensors

When a blazing fireball from space exploded over Earth on July 25, scientists captured the first-ever seismic recordings of a meteor impact on ice in Greenland.  When a...

Mysterious fireball explodes with the power of a small nuclear bomb above US base in Greenland puzzling NASA scientist

A mysterious fireball exploding with the power of a small nuclear bomb which was detected not far from the US air base in Greenland has alerted a NASA space explorer. Another called for calm,...

Dinosaur extinction triggered by giant asteroid impact and apocalyptic megavolcanic eruptions

The asteroid that slammed into the ocean off Mexico 66 million years ago killed off the dinosaurs... And probably rang the Earth like a bell, triggering volcanic eruptions around the globe that may have contributed...

Amateur Astronomer Records A Strange Explosion in the Sky, Sacramento, California, USA, December 30 2012

December 30 2012 - Amateur Astronomer Records A Strange Explosion in the Sky First I hope you had a great start in this New Year! CBS 13 Sacramento reports that Elijah Prychodzko, an amateur astronomer,...

Giant Fireball Explodes Over Oklahoma City (Video) – November 19 2014

James West was lucky enough to capture this giant fireball explosion over Oklahoma City on November 19, 2014 morning! Not quite as amazing as this giant fireball exploding over Russia about one week ago! Did you...

Portal to another dimension opens up over California

Look, a portal to another dimension opened up in the sky over Gaviota Beach, California on October 2, 2016. But what is actually this bizarre ring floating distantly over the ocean? A meteor smoke ring... Video by...

Two fireballs illuminate the sky of Brazil on two subsequent nights

On May 29 and May 30, 2016, two fireball explosions illuminated the sky of Brazil. The first event was so big, it was captured by five different cameras. Awesome meteor videos. On May 29, 2016, 5...

Geminid Meteor Exploding Smoke Trail Over Victoria, BC (Video and Pics)

This smoking meteor has been captured by John McDonald in the night sky over Victoria, BC Captured on December 14, 2014, so right at the Geminid meteor peak, this meteor with a large smoke plume...

Extremely bright green fireball lights up the sky over much of San Diego and Los Angeles, California, Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico (videos)

For a few seconds on Monday, night turned into day as an extremely bright green fireball lit the sky over much of California, Los Angeles, Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico, blinding all-sky meteor cameras. The...

Another Chelyabinsk meteorite? Huge bolide changes night into day while disintegrating in loud rattling booms over thousands of kilometers in Russia on Orthodox Christmas Day

Was that another huge Chelyabinsk meteorite? A very bright bolide changed night into day while disintegrating in loud rattling booms especially in the three Russian republics of Bashkortostan, Udmurtia, and Tatarstanin on Orthodox Christmas Day,...

What is That Strange Light Flying in the Sky Over Trinidad and Tobago? Too Slow for a Meteor Fireball

What is that unidentified object flying in the sky over Trinidad and Tobago on October 15, 2019? One thing is sure... It's too slow to be a meteor...

New Comet of the Century Spotted? Brazilian Astronomers Have Discovered a Very Intense New Comet

Will C/2014 E2 (Jacques) be the new comet of the century, thus replacing Comet ISON that disintegrated last November? You probably all know, Comet ISON, thought to be the comet of the century, died mysteriously about...

Mystery Behind Erupting Rocks from Asteroid Bennu

A newly discovered strange phenomenon in Space is currently baffling scientists. Some large rocks are being ejected from the surface of Bennu, a carbon-rich asteroid flying between Mars and...

Latest meteor fireballs recorded around the world: USA, Brazil, Saudi Arabia

Meteor fireballs are also increasingly reported in the last few days. Here the latest space rock videos captured around the world. Meteor captured on February 7, 2016 - unknown place either US or UK: Huge fireball lights...

Huge 1km-wide potentially hazardous asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and will be the closest asteroid to flyby Earth in 400 years

A huge ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and will flyby Earth on April 19, 2017. The giant space rock, dubbed ‘2014 JO25’, will be the closest asteroid of this size to shave Earth...

Bright fireball disintegrates in the sky of Kiev on October 10, 2015

A bright fireball exploded in the cloudy sky of Kiev on October 10, 2015 6:30 AM local time. Watch the great meteor video. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Exploding fireball disintegrates over Andalucia, Spain

This exploding fireball was recorded on February 24, 2016, at 1:32 UTC. The impressive and bright meteor crossed the sky from the center of Andalusia in southern Spain exploding several time during its travel through...

What would an asteroid impact be like: 1,000-mph winds and powerful shock waves deadliest effects

The end of the world wouldn't be pretty if a big asteroid slammed into the Earth. The deadliest effects would be ferocious winds of up to 1,000 mph and intense shock waves. A new scientific study...

Geologists discover unknown meteorite impact crater in Scotland that could explain ancient volcanic activity across the North Atlantic

Geologists exploring volcanic rocks on Scotland's Isle of Skye found something out-of-this-world, namely ejecta from a previously unknown meteorite impact, opening questions about its possible connection to Paleogene volcanic activity across the North Atlantic. Scientists...

Mysterious noise, bright flash of light over Alberta: Meteor explosion?

Did a meteor crash through the Earth’s atmosphere over northern Alberta on December 31, 2016? Strange noise and bright flash of light in the sky reported by residents of Peace River shortly after midnight. Erika Florence on her...

Huge fireball 50 times brighter than a full moon explodes several times off Norway turning night into day

A huge greenish fireball exploded several times off Norway on December 6, 2016 sparking fears among residents from both western and eastern Norway. The meteor, 50 times brighter than a full moon, turned the night...

Strange Sounds Heard Over Russia After Meteor Hit. February 15th, 2013 (2-15-13)

These sounds were heard after the meteor exploded in Russia. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Mysterious flying object interrupts Chilean Air Force flight demonstration over Puerto Varas, Chile

What the heck is this mysterious object flying during a Chilean Air Force flight demonstration held at Puerto Varas, Chile on February 10, 2017? If this was a fireball, it was enormous! Another witness filmed the same event...

In anticipation for the Perseid meteor shower bright fireballs

While waiting for the Perseid meteor shower peaking tonight. Here a few pictures of bright fireballs from the latest showers in the last few years.   Hopefully, the Perseid meteor shower peaking tonight will produce another few of...