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Harry Arthur Ferguson on 7/08/2020 7:53am

Super bright and long strike of light above whangarei at approximately 7pm.

Mark Jolly on 6/08/2020 3:12am

North Shore, Auckland 18:00 Light green gold light only for a second.

Clive Walshe on 5/08/2020 10:35pm

6.0pm on 5th Aug. In my lounge,saw it out the window,Bell Block New Plymouth

Beka on 6/08/2020 11:41am

Was it yellow? Had seen it in my lounge too

Rachael Goddard on 5/08/2020 8:51pm

Viewed 5th August at 6pm in Raglan, an extraordinary burst of green and yellow like a firework falling. Location of sighting, roughly under Saturn and Jupiter.

Sierra on 6/08/2020 10:43am

Awesome. I saw this in Hamilton and hoping someone else saw it too

Steph Russell on 5/08/2020 9:22am

Witnessed a meteor this evening in Whakamaru, central North Island at about 6pm. Breathtaking fiery tail, headed in a South- east to north- west direction

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