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Comments

Sandra on 25/05/2022 10:22am

Whangamumu. 7.10pm, due north, low in sky. Saw what looked like a comet -white rounded head and pink tail -lit up the sky briefly.

Stu on 25/05/2022 9:17am

At 9:05pm this evening I saw a (what I assume) was a meteor travelling very quickly west to east in the southern sky. It had a very green colour to it. It disappeared behind cloud over the Tararua Range. I’m at Waikanae Beach.

Christina on 25/05/2022 6:34am

Titahi Bay, Porirua at 6:27pm. Looking southwest over Mana Island.

Raewyn on 25/05/2022 3:33am

Te Puke. Just after 4am this morning I looked out the kitchen window. I saw what I first thought was the “morning star” except it was moving. It headed east and disappeared behind the roof of the house next door.

Nicola White on 24/05/2022 11:09pm

24th May 22, at 2.50pm a white trail appeared in sky above Mokinhinui travelling northeast. Unlike a plane’s vapor trail. Only short then trail started to disappear, only visible for 45secs to 1 min then vanished completely like nothing was ever there.

Sumatra on 23/05/2022 2:58am

Last night approximately 10:44pm, I was at the intersection of Manchester Street and Hereford Street Christchurch, and saw what I thought at the time was a small comet, it had a bright white tail and a blue head, within seconds it disappeared into thin air.

SD on 24/05/2022 12:32am

I saw the exact same thing, between 10:15-10:45pm driving in Leichhardt Sydney. It disappeared within a couple of seconds behind the clouds

Andy on 22/05/2022 10:09pm

Burwood, Christchurch about 7am this morning. Slow moving object with very long tail

Val on 24/05/2022 1:19pm

Saw the same thing on Monday morning from St Albans

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