Meteor Streaks Across Sky in Hampshire

A meteor was spotted blazing across the night sky in Hampshire, in the south of England, on September 5.

This clip, posted by the Hampshire Roads Policing Unit on Twitter, shows the meteor.

“Sometimes the job has us in the right place at the right time,” they said.

The UK Meteor Network said it “received a lot of fireball reports” on the night, with another video, taken in Southampton, clearly showing a fireball. Credit: Hampshire Roads Policing Unit via Storyful

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