Very bright fireball over Northern Ireland and Scotland

Very bright fireball over Northern Ireland and Scotland

A very bright fireball was seen in the sky between Northern Ireland and Scotland at 20:57 UTC on September 14, 2022. The event lasted more than 20 seconds and traveled NW, passing directly over Belfast.

Bright fireball over the Atlantic Ocean

Bright fireball over the Atlantic Ocean

A bright fireball was spotted over the Atlantic Ocean at 21:33 UTC on September 10, 2022, by a wide number of casual eyewitnesses from Spain, who reported it on social networks.

Very bright fireball over Córdoba, Argentina

Very bright fireball over Córdoba, Argentina

A very bright green fireball was seen and recorded over the city of Córdoba, Argentina at around 04:51 UTC on August 26, 2022 (23:51 LT on August 25).

Asteroid 2022 QE1 flew past Earth at 0.4 LD

Asteroid 2022 QE1 flew past Earth at 0.4 LD

A newly-discovered asteroid designated 2022 QE1 flew past Earth at a distance of 0.48 LD / 0.00124 AU (184 820 km / 114 842 miles) at 19:59 UTC on August 20, 2022. This is the 71st known asteroid to fly past Earth within 1 lunar distance since the start of the year.

Very bright fireball over Sao Paulo, Brazil

Very bright fireball over Sao Paulo, Brazil

A very bright fireball was seen over Brazil at 08:09 UTC on August 3, 2022. Pieces of the meteor are believed to be scattered around the city of Divinolândia.

Massive fireball over Puerto Rico

Massive fireball over Puerto Rico

An asteroid up to 5 m (16.4 feet) in diameter exploded over Puerto Rico at 03:28 UTC on July 28, 2022, creating a spectacular display seen across the entire island.

Very bright fireball over Virginia and Maryland, U.S.

Very bright fireball over Virginia and Maryland, U.S.

A very bright fireball was seen over Virginia and Maryland, U.S. at 01:52 UTC on July 29, 2022. At its brightest, the fireball was about 2 times brighter than the Full Moon.