Fireball, Meteor, Comet

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

Update about meteorite explosion in Russia: Pictures from devastation

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The Triumphal Hymn: Comet Sings Mysterious Sound to Rosetta

Comet sings mysterious sound: Rosetta’s Plasma Consortium (RPC) has uncovered a mysterious ‘song’ that Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is singing into space. Listen to the triumphal and welcome hymn of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko! Rosetta’s Plasma Consortium contains of five...

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

Meteor Desintegration Over Texas on September 21 2013

  Here are two videos gathered on youtube of a bright meteor that exploded in the Texas sky on Sept. 21 2013 at 9pm local. People in Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Plano, Waco and Abilene, among...

Colombia Investigates Possible Meteorite Impact

Colombian authorities reported the fall of a yet unidentified strange object in the central department of Meta. It is most probably a meteorite. Researches have begun  in the town of Puerto Lopez, near ​​Guadalupe, where the...

Loud Detonation After Explosion Of A Meteorite In The Sky Of Cape Town, South Africa – March 12 2013

Residents across Cape Town claimed to have witnessed a meteorite on Tuesday at around 12 PM after what appears to have been a fireball “exploded” in the sky. The South African Astronomical Observatory sayy...

Fire In The Sky: Meteor Fireball Strikes Over West Midlands, UK – VIDEO

Police car cameras are usually used to catch images of suspects! But in the early hours of Monday morning West Midlands Police captured a meteor fireball shooting across the sky. Wonderful! As shown by the video...

Amazing Fireball Responsible For Roaring Sky Above Ferrara in Italy (Video)

Great video of an exploding fireball over Ferrara, a city situated 31 miles north-northeast of Bologna. The video was caught by the station IMTN (Italian Meteor and TLE Network) of Ferrara on September 3 2013 at...

Win a trip to Space!

Axe wants to send 22 people to Space. So try and win a trip to Space! The men's personal care product company AXE (Lynx) is launching a new global campaign to send 22 contest...

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...

Comet ISON Is Dead!

There's nothing left! Comet ISON is dead! Its dust production more or less stopped when the comet reached perihelion. But its memory will live on! You have to accept it! Comet ISON broke apart during...

For Stargazers: The First Meteor Shower of 2013, the Quadrantids, Will Occur This Week

A Great Start to the New Year: the first meteor shower of 2013, the Quadrantids, will open the year's night sky events this week. The Quadrantids occurs annually in January. If you are cold...

Strange Sky Phenomenon in Värmland, Sweden: bright blue light running across the night sky, December 12 2012

December 12 2012 - Strange Sky Phenomenon in Värmland, Sweden: bright blue light running across the night sky Bloggers from the two very interesting blogs: the Flying cuttlefish Pycayune and the lasinkhole blog send me...

A Meteorite Crashes in Povoado Borracha, Brazil

Farmers around Povoado Borracha, distrito de Vicência, Brazil, are worried after a meteorite had fallen from the sky on September 23 2013. The stone is about 1.2 pounds. If he is lucky, he will soon...

Stunning Video Of A Fireball Explosion In the Sky Over Madrid In Spain – April 15 2013

A brilliant ball of flame streaked across the sky above the Spanish capital Madrid, dazzling stargazers and astronomers alike. The celestial display was so bright it could be seen across the entire country. The...

Asteroid Earth Encounter: Chelyabinsk-Like Rock To Buzz Earth on Sunday

Asteroid Earth Encounter: A large space rock will buzz over New Zealand at 6:18 a.m. local time (2:18 p.m. EDT, Sunday). So get your telescopes out and watch the asteroid in the twilight skies. The 20...

Video of a Comet Smashing Into the Sun: Did a Comet Trigger the Sun Storm on August 20 2013?

Can comets trigger a solar eruption? Well, it seems like the giant solar storm on August 20 2013 may have been created by a comet colliding with our star! Amazing! This awesome video comes from the Solar and...

US Fireballs: Bright Meteor Spotted Over the Carolinas and Virginia – September 26 2014

US fireballs report: Residents of the Carolinas and Virginia have spotted a fireball flying over their heads in the night of Friday to Saturday. The Facebook video gives an idea of the luminosity of this...

Perseid Meteor Shower 2013: Three Amazing Timelapses

Some of you probably missed the Perseid Meteor Shower peaking between the 10th and th 13th of August 2013. Here some of the best timelapses available on the net to date. Enjoy! The first is...

Huge meteor strikes over Brazil – May 7 2014

A huge meteor was observed and caught by cameras of the Observatório Carina e Observatório Bellatrix on May 7, 2014 at 08:26:31 UT (05:26:31 local time). This first video presents the meteor fall: The next two videos...

Meteor Lights Up The Sky Of Montana – July 22 2014

A meteor lit up the sky of Montana on July 22, 2014 Although security cameras did not catch the actual meteor, I find the video amazing! It shows the flash of light given off from...

Three-mile long Toutatis asteroid to zip past Earth this week: watch it live from here!

Three-mile long Toutatis asteroid to zip past Earth this week: watch it live from here! During this week, a giant near-Earth asteroid called 4179 Toutatis and which is around 3 miles (5 kilometers) wide, will...

The end is near! After the meteorite explosion in Russia, North Korea prepares more nuclear tests

A key source of Reuters signals that North Korea is preparing one or even two more nuclear tests to force the United States into diplomatic talks with Pyongyang. These new tests could be accompanied...

Two suns in the sky – somewhere in USA

This video has been recordered somewhere in USA and uploaded on June 4, 2012. The author has been driving when he found the strange hole in the sky which looked like an additional sun. Follow...

Huge fireball explodes over UK, Ireland and Europe

A huge fireball was witnessed all over Ireland from Dublin, Donegal, Cork, Sligo, Carlow, Longford, Antrim and across Britain as well as in The Netherlands on the 21st september 2012 at about 10.55pm. It consisted...

Comet Pan-STARRS: A Naked-Eye Comet in March 2013

Comet PanSTARRS glows with a fanlike tail in this image captured by Argentine astrophotographer Ignacio Diaz Bobillo on Feb. 15. The comet, falling in from the distant reaches of the solar system, is expected...

LOUD Booms and Extremely Bright Fireball In The Sky, USA, October 30 2012

October 30, 2012 6:10 AM Video shot in Jackson, Mississippi, USA UPDATE: Further research indicates this may be a meteor from the debris field of Halley's Comet. Research indicates close to 60 reports of a bright...

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...

Loud booms from Meteor Streak Across Northern California Skies, Bay of San Francisco, USA, November 14 2012

November 14 2012 - Loud booms from Meteor Streak Across Northern California Skies, Bay of San Francisco, USA Hundreds of people from Oakland, San Francisco and Santa Cruz witnessed on the 15th November 2012 a...

Amazing Fireball Video Caught in Taiwan on May 31 2013

Amazing Fireball Video Caught in Taiwan on May 31 2013 Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Fireball and meteor explosions over Japan between April 17 and 19 2014

Wow! I would have liked to be there to watch this amazing nature spectacle! Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Bright Fireball Strikes Russian Sky (VIDEO)

This is a nice video of a bright fireball striking through the Russian sky A meteor blazed across the sky on Saturday evening, September 27, 2014, in the Kemerovo region of Russia. Eyewitnesses in the cities...