Tuesday 7 February 2017

Meteor lights up the night sky over Wisconsin! Several reports of a loud boom exploding over Lake Michigan!

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In early Monday morning a bright green fireball in the sky over the Chicago area.
It happened around 1:30 a.m.
A radar image from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) captured a meteor directly over Lake Michigan.
The meteor shower was primarily seen in Illinois and Wisconsin, but was also seen as far west as Minnesota - and as far east as New York.
Meteor lights up the night sky over Wisconsin Residents in Wisconsin got quite a shock when they looked up at the night sky on Monday morning.
The American Meteor Society received over 185 reports of a fireball seen over Wisconsin around 1:27 a.m. on Monday.
The Oshkosh Police Department confirms that they received several reports of a loud boom, while an officer with the Glendale Police Department caught the flash of light on their dashboard camera. According to FOX 6, the green fireball was primarily seen from Illinois and Wisconsin. However, witnesses reported seeing it in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Iowa, New York, Kentucky, Minnesota and Ontario.


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