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Meteor sighted from San Diego early Thursday

The San Diego Union-Tribune - ‎10 hours ago‎
“More than 110 witnesses have reported a large blue-green fireball over Southern California on February 11th around 6:35 a.m. Pacific Time,” the American Meteor Society said online. “The fireball was seen primarily from California, but witnesses from ...

Blue-green fireball reported in SoCal morning sky

fox5sandiego.com - ‎15 hours ago‎
Members of the York Astronomical Society prepare to view the annual Perseids meteor shower in the village of Rufforth, near York, northern England on August 12, 2015.

San Diegans Report Blue and Green Mystery 'Streak' in Sky

NBC 7 San Diego - ‎15 hours ago‎
Dozens of San Diegans reported seeing a mysterious bright blue and green streak across the sky Thursday morning, which may have been a meteor. One San Diego resident told NBC 7 she spotted a blue and green flash in the sky just before 6 a.m., as she ...
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NASA: Man not killed by meteor strike

MyToba - ‎8 hours ago‎
Initial reports said blue diamond-like rocks were recovered from the believed meteor. A bus driver was killed and several were injured after the reported blast.
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"Meteor" caught on camera zooming through the sky in mobile phone footage

Mirror.co.uk - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
This glowing object thought to be a large meteor was spotted zooming through the sky by dozens of residents shocked at the colourful stream of light.
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A Meteor Killed a Guy, but Here's Why You're Not Next

TIME - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
New Concord, Ohio was not the place to be standing outside on May 1, 1860—at least if you were a horse. It was in that town on that day that a meteorite fell out of the sky, killing the unsuspecting critter, who was decidedly in the wrong spot at the ...

Meteor reported above southeast Winnipeg

MyToba - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
“I didn't see it, but based on reports it could've been caused by an object from the size of a quarter up to a basketball.

This Week's Night Sky: A Meteor Shower and Dancing Giant Worlds

National Geographic - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The annual Alpha Centaurids meteor shower is expected to peak for two days beginning Monday, February 8. The shower appears to radiate out of the southern constellation Centaurus, so skywatchers in the Southern Hemisphere will have the best view.
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Why the Tamil Nadu meteor death is so rare

Times of India - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Death rate: 1 person in 20 billion per year, which means, if you live till you are 80, you have a one-in-250-million chance of being killed by a meteor. However, many dispute the death numbers since their link to a meteorite was not scientifically ...

Griffith Observatory Astronomer Says Streak Of Green-Blue Light Over SoCal 'Probably' A Meteorite

CBS Local - ‎15 hours ago‎
People from all over Southern California reported seeing a greenish-blue light streaking across the sky early Thursday morning. Deputies at the Lost Hills Sheriff's station received a few calls about a light in the sky shortly before 7 a.m.
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How likely are you to get hit by a meteor?

Christian Science Monitor - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
A much bigger meteor, the size of a bus, caused havoc in 2013 when it shot in a fiery blaze over the Russian Urals city of Chelyabinsk, exploding several miles above the Earth with a blast that shattered windows, damaged buildings, and injured 1,600 ...

UPDATE: UFO expert says it wasn't a meteor over Gladstone

Gladstone Observer - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
"If someone says it's a meteor, we have to tick that off." And Ms Gottshall said the theory that it's a meteor just "doesn't gel" because "meteors don't rumble for five minutes", as one reader reported hearing. She said while some readers reported ...

Vellore: Geologists Say Its Looks Like Meteor; While NASA Discounts It Unlikely

The New Indian Express - ‎4 hours ago‎
VELLORE: Amid discussions across the world over the nature of the mysterious object that apparently fell from the sky and killed one person and injured three, geological experts, who visited the spot in Vellore, retrieved one more piece of the object ...
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Meteorite shower or satellite debris? Decoding the mystery behind Vellore meteor explosion

The News Minute - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Gujarat witnessed a meteor shower in 2006 which was far less terrifying for locals and lit up the sky. Maharashtra's famous Lonar Lake is, in fact, as a result of a crater left by a huge meteor in the Pleistocene era and by far, the biggest meteor ...

Chelyabinsk, Russia Meteor: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Heavy.com - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
NASA announced that a meteor is coming very close to Earth on March 5, and it's almost twice as big as the meteor over Chelyabinsk, Russia that injured thousands in 2013. What happened with the Chelyabinsk meteor? How much damage did it do?

New missiles for Typhoon fighters flight tested

UPI.com - ‎14 hours ago‎
HALLBERGMOOS, Germany, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Eurofighter reports new flight trials of Storm Shadow and Meteor missiles by Typhoon aircraft as part of a weapons capability upgrade program.
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NASA: Meteorite didn't kill man in India

CNN - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
In 2013, a large meteor exploded over the Russian region of Chelyabinsk, producing a huge flash and shock wave, and showering the territory below with many small meteorites.
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Pilot spots meteor while flying over New York City

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
Video has emerged from a plane which shows a meteor flying through the sky above New York City. Fireball near the plane (Storyful / YouTube / Mike Grossman).
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HUGE 'fireball meteor' lights up US skies

Express.co.uk - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Bystanders in Washington, Virginia and Maryland were amazed to witness a decent-sized meteor light up the night sky. The American Meteor Society says that it received more than 560 witness accounts of the large meteor at around 6PM on 30 January.

NASA Cover-Up: Video Evidence Shows 'Asteroid Buster' UFO Took Out Chelyabinsk Meteor Mid-Air, UFO Hunters Claim

The Inquisitr - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Online UFO hunters have made the astounding claim that video evidence proves asteroid 2012 DA14, which zipped past Earth at a record distance of about 17,200 miles (27,000 kilometers) hours after the February 15, 2013, Chelyabinsk meteor incident was, ...
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