Meteor 'Fireball' Lights Up Sky Across UK
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People across the UK have reported seeing a large meteor shooting across the night sky.Quoting: Anonymous Coward 24111949
It was seen breaking up into pieces last night, with sightings reported across northern England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Hundreds of people took to Twitter to report the sightings, posting photos and video.
Many people described seeing a bright fireball moving across the sky with a large tail.
The Kielder Observatory also reported the sighting of a "huge fireball" travelling from north to south over Northumberland at 9.41pm.
[link to uk.news.yahoo.com]
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