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low altitude bright white flying meteor? Jet?

at approx 12:48 am, Forrest Hill, North Shore City, Auckland Saw a bright white ball of light shooting across the sky. I was listening to music so all I saw was a ball of light zoom past in the sky from outside of the window. It travelled from South south west to North north east. It was either a low altitude flying jet or a meteor but if a meteor was that flying that low, it should've been on the news or was purposely suppressed. If it was a jet, it was no ordinary jet. Not sure what it was.

I live east of Whakatane and

I live east of Whakatane and at that time saw a ball of light with a long greenish tail going very fast, from our position it was coming from the northwest and very .downward

Flash of light past midnight, early 3rd May

Huge flash of light whilst driving through fields side of Albany,Auckland at around 12.50am. We were driving facing West but it Looked like a Panoramic quick white flash (like lightning) however we can only see clear skies with normal Auckland vision of starsWhat could that hv been?

Hi, I've been seeing star

Hi, I've been seeing star like thing moving fast and disappear in two 3 seconds from past 4 week but today I was in my terrace and i saw at 12:00 am in Chennai,India something like meteor it was orange flew across the sky and disappeared.

Flash of light in northeast sky

Grafton, Massachusetts, USA; Saturday night April 29.2017 around 8:15pm. I saw a quick burst of light almost like a flash light or explosion in the north / northeast sky overhead. It lasted less than a second. It wasn't trailing like a shooting star and the brightness was much greater.

Light in sky

I saw a bright light about 1:50 a.m. 4-30-17. Very bright light, white light, towards north . I'm south of Boston.

its here

I live in Norfolk England and we are seeing fast moving lights in the sky my dog is even scared it started 11pm England time

omg

I just saw the same thing.. I can't describe the feeling.

Shooting across the sky

April 28,2017 approx 10:15 on southeastern Manitoba Bright fireball shooting across the sky -left nice trail that stayed for quite awhile after star disappeared .

Explosion in the sky last night

Last night I was checking the sky. It was hazy so only the brightest stars were visible. At about 8:45 a bright spot appeared, it expanded and turned yellow-orange and faded away. It wasn't moving so it might have been a meteor coming straight at me but I'm not sure. I'm in Prescott Valley, AZ, it appeared to the north about 70 degrees up. Anyone else see it?

Light in sky

Hi we're in UK and at about 3.45am we seen the same tryed to film it but disappeared to quick . Then again at 4.15 we seen the same bright light that just appeared from no where got really big and bright then disappeared about 5 mins later we seen 2 very fast faded lights looked like satellites heading towards eachother head on then poof they were gone aswell

Comet

Did anyone else just see that comet over the skies of Dunedin, New Zealand?

Shooting Star, Meteor Thing

Is it a bird is it a plane no I think it is a shooting star. But my friends think it could be a meteor. But someone please just tell me what it is. I am from Hamilton

bright floating light in sky

I live in phoenix az and for the past two weeks ,at night there is a bright light in the sky it travels back and forth and up and down its not a star, it moves to quick. Has anyone else seen this or am I going crazy?

Large bright light in the sky in invercargill

Noticing at 05:16 that there is a ball of light that looks like its floating around in the sky in the north east direction! What could it be

Light in sky

I too have noticed this. First noticed at around 3am & it seems to keep moving position. Does anyone know what this is??? First thought it was a aircraft but it definitely isn't as it is moving too slow.

Thursday evening northland nz

Pretty positive it was the hugest asteroid  ever ! and probably a close call to being a massive impact to hit earth...
 Anybody else happen to be out staring into space about 6.30ish last night? ( thursday) we were heading northish westish (he Rd leads way up to Cape reianga but we stopped much more westerly/easterly looking over towards home way @ the east coast (mangonui) my coordination is non-exsisting for whuch direction
 its speed wasn't right  as my teenaged kids thort it just a plane until i said  watch the SPEED its moving tells you it's not even possible to be an aircraft speed. As I waited for it to burn up in our atmosphere I realised it was still the same in size and speed then poof nothing.wasnt until the last minute of watching it  tht i worried it wasnt burning out in our atmosphere and almost eye level still blazing gigantic in front of us then dawned on me,wow if misses the big ocean over there we might be about to hear its hellish boom hit into land  and that would be us done and dusted!!
Scarily Big to see & watch but buzzy as. I was just  happy to be with my 2 daughters at that exact moment of possibly impending doom...been away for couple weeks & was  briefly all together having quick catchup when saw this!

Bright light

I was coming from a friend's this morning and noticed a bright light in the sky as we watched it as we drove on a 2 Lane windy road we noticed it was like following us. It was going high over mountains then would come back down.. would come close and just like hover and you could see the light flicker. We even recorded it. It followed us all the way to my friends house. And it was getting daylight and when it was day it vanished. We even turned around and drove back the other way and it seems to follow us til we came back home. I am in West Virginia. But it was crazy to see a bright light as plain as day. Never seen anythingredients like this or never noticed it. Maybe I need to pause more attention now

falling object

Thursday 5.40 pm object falling from sky wnw Auckland. Took approximately 10 minutes to fall. Large black cloud left behind. Object came down on a \ slant and then took an horizontal to the right and fell quick vertically again. Object then went out of my viewing sight. Cloud formation quite large and spreading so must have been in atmosphere. It remained in the sky for a good 15 minutes....

Bright object shooting across sky

I was walking outside just now, Wednesday, April 26,2017 Miami, FL, 10:40pm and I glanced up and saw a round shaped bright object in the sky, it was traveling soooo fast across the sky. I thought it was a shooting star or something. Very freaked out. I ran home and I was pretty worried. Did anyone happen to notice this? And what do you think it was?

What did I see?

Hey I also show the bright red object fly across the sky around the same time. I stay in Miami Springs. I was soooo freaked out. I went inside and locked the doors real fast lol. What do you think it was? I have never seen anything like that before!

Pretty positive it was the

Pretty positive it was the hugest asteroid  ever ! and probably a close call to being a massive impact to hit earth...
 Anybody else happen to be out staring into space about 6.30ish last night? ( thursday) we were heading northish westish (he Rd leads way up to Cape reianga but we stopped much more westerly/easterly looking over towards home way @ the east coast (mangonui) my coordination is non-exsisting for whuch direction
 its speed wasn't right  as my teenaged kids thort it just a plane until i said  watch the SPEED its moving tells you it's not even possible to be an aircraft speed. As I waited for it to burn up in our atmosphere I realised it was still the same in size and speed then poof nothing.wasnt until the last minute of watching it  tht i worried it wasnt burning out in our atmosphere and almost eye level still blazing gigantic in front of us then dawned on me,wow if misses the big ocean over there we might be about to hear its hellish boom hit into land  and that would be us done and dusted!!
Scarily Big to see & watch but buzzy as. I was just  happy to be with my 2 daughters at that exact moment of possibly impending doom...been away for couple weeks & was  briefly all together having quick catchup when saw this!

Falling burning and disintergrating object Auck NZ 4.30 to 5pm

Yesterday afternoon I witnessed in the western sky a fireball with a very long tail.. I observed this with my high powered binoculars and noticed two tails from the object and massive burning mass.. I watched it about 2 or so minutes as it was descending to the ground it started spinning and hurtling and there was a lot of smoke.. I showed my son as I thought it looked like an airoplane burniing up and falling and he agreed that this was very odd. There was nothing in the news and Im really surprised that nobody else has mentioned it. It was a little disturbing to watch as it definitely looked like some sort of craft. IT was still daylight to visibility was good and looking west it was say 10oclock in the sky high up to begin with but disappeared with lots of smoke towards the horizon

Comet?

My family and I seen a circular shining white star like thing in the sky above Nelson just before 11a.m. today heading to town, we thought it might have been a star/planet but it got smaller and disappeared up into the sky. Very cool.

I even somethingredients

I even somethingredients similar early this morning but it seemed like it was following us til we got home we even turned around and it followed us then daylight came and it vanished

West coast

East and south of charleston west coast NZ out over the sea. Red light which died out and then a dark object floated to the ground. Thought it was a chopper, then a drone. Neither. Perhaps a big Chinese lantern? Odd. Very odd.

fireball

Last night around 8PM (PH time) as we were going to have our lunch break, I witnessed a fireball and none of my colleagues saw it. So, did a research just now and found this site.

White, twinkling light in the sky grew brighter then faded

I was facing south in auckland NZ (so somewhat facing direction of south pole) and I noticed a white light in the sky. It was very still, but planet sized (I thought it was mars before realizing it couldn't have been). It twinkled very obviously, like a star, but much bigger. It grew brighter, and a bit bigger, before fading to nothing completely. It lasted about 1 min. Very clear skies tonight so it couldn't have gone behind a cloud. Again, it stayed perfectly still in the sky, and twinkled INTENSELY. Very unusual!

I saw an aircraft like flying and desintegrating

The object flew on the west side of my city Jupiter, Florida around 11:55pm from south to north. It didn't look like a meteorite, I say it because of the intense white and blue colors.during the desintegration. Sections of the main body separated from the top and bottom side. The object kept flying until there was nothing else left to burn. There was no sound coming from the event. I have seen meteorites coming down to earth before and the red color was alway present. This one though was so different.

Fireball

I saw this also. Shortly before midnight 4 25. Quite low in the sky. It traveled from the southeast to the northwest and was south of my location in Burnt Store Marina Florida. Crossed about a third of the sky for several seconds and was very very bright. Much brighter than any meteor I've ever seen and I have seen hundreds of those. Quite noteworthy!

Steve, we definitely saw the

Steve, we definitely saw the same object. And yes, it looked like it was flying low. I rushed to the Internet thinking it was the space station but thanks God it wasn't.

Bright blue light low in the sky

Bright blue green light that almost looked like smoke but had no tail just an oblong object. When it moved more along side me (I was driving) I noticed a very bright white light out in front of it. For a second I thought it was a helicopter but soon after this it changed color to red orange then it was gone. Kinda freaked me out a little. This was in Tavares Florida.

I saw the same thing in

I saw the same thing in Coconut Creek never saw anything like it before

Meteor?? April 26, 2017 1155 PM, Sarasota, FL bayfr near airport

Just saw a flash of fire heading northeast. Lost sight of it when it hit the clouds. Thought it was a plane or glider on fire but absolutely no sound. Anyone else see it??

Meteor

I saw it as well at about 11:55 pm in Miami. Started as one fireball then split into two.

Fireball split into two

I saw the same thing!!! I was outside at about 1:15 am in Southern Indiana. I was taking my dog out. I looked into the sky because this bright orange firey ball was lingering...then it split into two..then after a minute or two it disappeared..got a weird gut feeling & i know it was not a plane. because just as soon as i thought it. a plane rides by, it looked nothing like that ...very freaked out...

I saw it here in Tavares

I saw it here in Tavares Florida very low never seen anything like it

Something bright greenish and orange

I just witnessed something in the sky At 11:52pm, in Naples, FL. While walking my dog, something flew over the sky, lighting it up. Kind of like a meteor falling from the sky, and disintegrating in the air as 8 or 9 pieces flew apart, making like either a flair or a firework effect. But the difference was that it traveled in a South to North direction for several miles in the sky. Crazy! Any ideas what it was?

I witnessed the same fireball

I witnessed the same fireball looking thing in the sky at the same time 11:52 pm in Jupiter Florida. Very weird. I tried to get me phone off the mount I have it on my bike to video it but it was too late. Plus I'm sure it wouldn't have showed up clear on my iPhone. Wow UFO??

Bright green light

I was traveling from Queenstown to Christchurch. Somewhere between Chertsey and Rakaia South Canterbury, this bright green light, almost like a flare but too fast and too wide, fell in the paddock not far from the road at an angle of about 1.30 - 2 o,clock in front of me. It was about 9 - 9.30 at night.

We saw it too. It was ANZAC

We saw it too. It was ANZAC night? (24/04)? We were sitting on the deck in Leithfield ((north Canterbury) when it flew over. Made no sound. Just a bright green flash. Headed in a southerly direction. Looked on every website but no one else (other than you) saw it. Didn't think 2 of us were seeing things!

Bright green light

Saw it from Wanaka at the same time

Bright green light

Saw it from Wanaka at the same time

Bright Light Very High Up

Miami, Fl this morning 4am EST just finished my run sitting outside looking up. Very high up, for just a second but it appeared to move from left to right, a bright, pin point light. Moved and then was gone.

White light

Anzac morning about 4.30 to 5 am (25/4/17) looked like huge bright star low in sky looking from Epsom towards one tree hill. Watched with naked eye it gradually moved towards the ?East was definitely NOT a normal aircraft coming in to Auckland - bigger than that much bigger . I watched a plane at the same time move somewhere in sky and then saw it land at Auckland - so nothing like that. This light or star was massive and low in sky and moved gradually in sky over about half an hour. I then went back to bed Any ideas ? It is not anywhere up there this morning. (About the same time now 4.29 ) It is cloudy this morning but I see other little stars up there. So what was this one yesterday ?

Bright Big Star at 5:00am Auckland New Zealand

Yes, woke up at 5:00 am this morning 7/5/17 and my husband woke me up showing me this amazing bright star. It was pulsing and looked like cut glass. Very strange star and very bright.

Something in sky.

I don't know the date... last week sometime. Sitting on deck noticed something silver in sky - quite big... thinking it was a low flying plane and thought nothing more. Few minutes later I glance up only to see it in the same place!.. Now that got my attention, it moved off north slowly and then poof...gone!. Thinking still it could be a chopper or plane, I searched the obvious flight path it would have taken had it been a plane or chopper and NOTHING... and not one cloud in the sky that day. I live in Whanganui NZ. and the time would have been 4.30 - 5 ish somwhere around there. I didn't think to mention it again until all these other sightings of unusual ness have come forward

Emerald green light

My friend and I were sitting out on Makara beach last evening, west of Wellington. As we glanced southwards and away from the beach, we both saw an extremely bright and large green flash drop earthwards. Just amazing, estimate around 7.54/7.55 pm

Saw it too

I saw the same thing at the same time you report. I was in Crofton Downs looking south. Thought the neighbour was shining a torch from on top of his roof at first. Only seen one other meteorite bigger than this one. Very lucky to glimpse these beautiful things. Fascinating really

Meteor

I saw something shooting through the sky east to west at about 7.45 as I was heading south by waikanae, potential meteor?