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Just saw the same thing,

Just saw the same thing, amazing

Green comet last night

Around 11pm last night I saw a bright green comet thru a gap in the blinds. It was way too big and bright to be a star. Cannot find anything in the papers here. I am in Ruby Bay Tasman NZ.

flash in the sky

Beautiful bright green-blue flash with tail 22:30 East to West. Center of California.

Burning Green light in the Sky

I am from North India Punjab I saw the burning green flash light fall down in the sky North to East at last night 9:20 pm It is so big

meteorite

As i was about to go get my cows in this morning at about 5.28-5.30 i saw what ide say was a meteorite fall to earth a green burst/flash with afew flickers of green from its trail to the nor west from ngatea towards the firth of thames

ball of light moving across sky

I saw a ball of light in the sky just as i was getting into bed lasy night, not sure if it was a comet, too big for a star i would say, whitish yellowish colour. Ilive in cheltenham, manawatu, nz

I saw something fall from the sky meteor or satelite

Last night at 12.46am I saw an object fall from the sky kind of a blue trailing light. west of Ruakaka hills

large very bright light with trail

Last night 15th March 2007 I was driving north and a very large, I'm thinking meteor, came down north of me. I am in Northern Victoria Australia. It was huge I've never seen anything so bright and large and as it got closer to the horizon it sort of burst and lit up the whole of the countryside in iridescent white light. I thought there might have been a noise but I was driving and didn't hear anything. I would really like to know just what it was.

Falling star like light train with Green flash

Probably just after 7AM by Police College, Porirua, Wellington (on my bike so do not know exact time). Looked up to see what looked like a falling star training downwards but yellow and a thick trail. This ended with a bright green flash or explosion that went to about four points.

Meteor over Porirua

It was stunning; about 7am I was approaching the large Plimmerton roundabout and it streaked across the sky towards Whiteiria Park up near the radio masts exploding over the hill. The Brightest white light and I thought it had a orange glow at the front before it exploded.

Meteor over Porirua

It was stunning; about 7am I was approaching the large Plimmerton roundabout and it streaked across the sky towards Whiteiria Park up near the radio masts exploding over the hill. The Brightest white light and I thought it had a orange glow at the front before it exploded.

Saw same thing, I was by road

Saw same thing, I was by road works on highway one at Porirua. It was at 6.59 am. Looked impressive

Saw that too. Was driving

Saw that too. Was driving around 7am towards Wellington on sh1 about Tawa. Passenger saw it too. Impressive.

Orange light across sky

I live in Croydon south London uk.last night 14th/3/2017 i videoed on my phone and orange light moving from west to south east at 19.52pm it was a bit cloudy but inbetween cloud saw it plainly. There was no noise.

5.30am 16/3/17 saw a large

5.30am 16/3/17 saw a large green flash with bright burning orange/red tail seen on horizon.

Bright light in sky

Just saw flash over paekakariki hill kapiti. 16.3.17 7am

Meteor/shooting star

0530 16.03.17 Heading North East Very low in the sky very bright, like a street light and seemed just as close

Bright light moving low in the east sky over northland

Walking the dog this evening around 8pm and I saw a bright light like a large star so I thought over the eastern sky of northland. I stop and watched it, it was moving northish then it just disappeared

Meteor

Large meteor in northern sky at 5:28/29am, viewed from Torpedo Bay wharf, Devonport.

Meteor, St Clair, Dunedin

Driving back from early morning coffee run at about 6:45am, saw very bright blue-ish meteor not more than a few hundred feet from the car, diagonally heading downwards towards Forbury Road before presumably disintegrating.

I saw it too. Was running

I saw it too. Was running along John Wilson Drive around this time. Bright light, burnt up, i might have seen the in of it only. Looked it went into chisholm park.

Meteor

Seen meteor boutique 7.am in Christchurch looked awsum

Meteor

Seen meteor boutique 7.am in Christchurch looked awsum

Meteor Invercargill

Saw a meteor to the NE of Invercargill at around 7.00am 16th March, 2017.

Green Flash

Just saw something drop from sky Green in colour at around 5.25am, i was heading towards Auckland City.

Green flashing fire ball

Hello everyone.i am from northern Part of Pakistan. Just saw green light flashing down to earth. OMG!! It was so big and really scary. I rushed to room for taking shelter,I was so confused.

Meteor!

I just caught a glimpse of a meteor whilst driving through waterview in auckland! It was norwest and super cool!

Just saw a flaming object

Falling NWW of Wellington central. Very bright.

Saw something bright streak through the sky

Saw something bright streak through the sky. It was large, lit up the sky, brightly burning greenish streaks, ending with a golden tail that dropped down. Was with my daughter driving west on the Bogan Road at about 8.45 I think. I just hope someone else saw this to

Definitely saw this too! From

Definitely saw this too! From Oregon around 9:35ish

Burning object seen from Cobar NSW

I saw a large very bright object falling to earth at about 8:45 AEDT 15 March 2017, it had a greenish tail and lasted about 3 seconds, heading SE.

bright light falling in victoria. cockatoo

approx. 8.45pm I notice a bright light falling from the sky and then it disappeared with a big flash of light in the distance. don't know what it was as it caught me by surprise. I thought it was a falling star so, you make a wish, but my wishes kept going. it took a while to fall.

Fireball Bathurst

Just saw a HUGE fireball falling from the sky. At Bathurst nsw

Red light over Dunedin

Harley, my wife and I watched that one as well.

ufo

Just saw bright triangle shaped light move across the sky then shoot up out of sight it's not the first I've seen it

Falling flames with tail behind

Just saw at 1:26am between Maketu and Papamoa East, NZ something fall straight down from the sky. Bright red and yellow with tail behind. Meteor? Very bright and unusual. Did anyone else see it?

I saw it from Mount

I saw it from Mount Maunganui! Was very strange.. It was pretty big too.

Orange shooting star.

I saw on the 14th April about 10pm what looked like a large shooting star but it was bright orange and had an amazing tail behind it. Not sure if it was a meteor or a comet or just a really close shooting star. If anyone else saw it please let me know if you can make sense of this. Spotted in Auckland New Zealand

Something bright red falling from sky with a trail of black smom

Driving off of a street from seawall dr and notice a bright Red object falling from the sky with a thin trail Of smoke. Not sure if it was a meteor.

I was in Memphis Tennessee

I was in Memphis Tennessee and I saw something green in the shy falling down ever fast. Idk what was it was just amazing to me because that was my first time seeing something like that..!

I live in Memphis and over

I live in Memphis and over the weekend which was friday as i was making my way back home i seen a green light shoot across the sky and then it just disappeared

Bright blue light falling

I'm in la puente, ca. Me and my friend saw a VERY bright blue circular thing fall in a downward and going in the northern direction but more downward then anything. Had a bright electric blue or flame blue tail and it looked like well to me it looked like it was a bright blue glow giving off of it. Almost like an blue non-fading aura.

Sky object

I saw some white flash like steady object in one place only on 2nd and 3rd march 2017 what was that? Is that satellite? Plz answer me i m very excited to know about that object i m from india in state Maharashtra

Saw Green & Red light in the sky

On Feb 27 around 11 PM just east of Toronto, Canada I saw a light hovering very low in the sky and it was flashing green and red. I took out my phone to record it and I felt like the red light flashed right at me and then flew away very quickly. I star gaze a lot and this is the first time I've ever seen anything like this. It was a very clear sky.

Saw Green & Red light in the sky

On Feb 27 around 11 PM just east of Toronto, Canada I saw a light hovering very low in the sky and it was flashing green and red. I took out my phone to record it and I felt like the red light flashed right at me and then flew away very quickly. I star gaze a lot and this is the first time I've ever seen anything like this. It was a very clear sky.

Meteor mini shower in New Zealand

Just after 8 o clock at night I saw very fast objects speeding thru the sky. There was 2 of them and It was obvious it wasn't a plane of jet plane because its way to fast and they were shooting towards north. Once it got darker. I could see it again and then it disappeared. I said to my self "how bezzare!" and walked back to my house. By the way I saw it in North Wellington, which is the capital of my country. Was seen on 9th March 2017.

This green shooting star

I'm from Vidalia, ga and I was outside my atp and I see a ball like thing fall out the sky it was green and it looks like it was close

I'm sitting out on my balcony

I'm sitting out on my balcony and az I looked over to my neighbours house a green flashy light falls from the sky and its a clear night sky.

We saw the same meteor here

We saw the same meteor here in Wilmington NC. It was a brilliant green color, traveling downward. It did look close! From what I read, green meteors are usually due to high deposits of copper, and are very rare!

Saw the same Johns island sc

Saw the same Johns island sc