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Screenshot of the video of the fireball recorded by Bemidji Police Department with one of their dashcam and showing the bright January 4, 2018, ~03h25min UT fireball. Credit: Bemidji Police Department
Screenshot of the video of the fireball recorded by Bemidji Police Department with one of their dashcam and showing the bright January 4, 2018, ~03h25min UT fireball. Credit: Bemidji Police Department
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Bright fireball over Manitoba/Minnesota border on Jan 4

Cropped picture of the December 31st, ~17h 35min UT fireball, captured by Haylie Campbell, from Harrogate, England. Credit: Haylie Campbell
Cropped picture of the December 31st, ~17h 35min UT fireball, captured by Haylie Campbell, from Harrogate, England. Credit: Haylie Campbell
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Last bright fireball of year 2017 over the UK?

The December 16, 02017 Norwegian fireball recorded by
The December 16, 02017 Norwegian fireball recorded by
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Bright fireball over Norway on Dec 18

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Next major shower peak

eta Aquariids

The Eta Aquariids are a strong shower when viewed from the southern tropics. From the equator northward, they usually only produce medium rates of 10-30 per hour just before dawn. Activity is good for a week centered the night of maximum activity. These are swift meteors that produce a high percentage…

Peak Night: May 4-5th.
The moon will be 69% of full.

Current active major meteor showers

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