The IMO and the American Meteor Society have received more than 330 reports so far about a fireball event over Northeastern US on May 17th 2016 around 12:50am EDT (4:50 UT). The fireball was seen primarily from Maine but witnesses from Vermont, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Ontario (Canada) and Qu├ębec (Canada) also reported the event.

The fireball has been caught by the webcam of the Portsmouth harbour:

More info (photos, videos and maps) about this fireball can be found on the American Meteor Society website.


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