Dashcam Captures Fireball in New Hampshire

A fireball was seen flashing across the night sky in Dover, New Hampshire, on Thursday, November 3.

Dashcam footage captured by Rob Wright shows the meteor streaking through the sky, before flashing brightly and disappearing. Wright said the video was recorded at 21:14pm EDT.

The American Meteor Society “reported” that they “received 136 reports about a fireball seen over CT, MA, MD, ME, New Brunswick, NH, NJ, NY, Ontario, PA, Québec, Quebec, RI, VA, and VT on Friday, November 4 at 01:14 UT”:https://fireball.amsmeteors.org/members/imo_view/event/2022/7950. According to the society’s website, “several thousand meteors of fireball magnitude occur in the Earth’s atmosphere each day,” but a majority go unnoticed. Credit: Rob Wright via Storyful

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