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Bright Fireball over Lancaster County, PA

The AMS has received over 125 reports so far about of a fireball event seen above Maryland and Pennsylvania on September 17th, 2017 around 00:59am EDT (04:59 Universal Time). The fireball was seen primarily from Maryland and Pennsylvania but was also seen from New York, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey, Ohio and Massachusetts.

by - Sep 17, 2017 - 3

November 2015 – Fireball Surge

The American Meteor Society has logged a record number of fireball reports in the last two weeks. In the whole of 2015 there have been 472 unique fireball events witnessed by 5 or more people each. 172 of those have been logged in the last 11 days.

by - Nov 11, 2015 - 52

Buffalo Fireball

Over 200 reports were logged within the first hour following a bright fireball event near Buffalo New York, Wednesday night…

by - Dec 3, 2014 - 10

Alabama Fireball

Over 65 witnesses have reported a bright fireball over Alabama Saturday night around 10:20 PM Eastern Time. Witnesses from Tennessee,…

by - Aug 3, 2014 - 18

New Jersey Fireball

A large and bright fireball was seen and reported by approx. 100 witnesses across Northern US East Coast (February 24th…

by - Feb 25, 2014 - 10
AMS Event #92-2014 - Heat Map

New England Fireball

A large, bright, long duration fireball was seen and reported by hundreds of witnesses last night across New England (January…

by - Jan 13, 2014 - 23
Heat Map For AMS Event 2456-2013

Lancaster Meteor

Over 104 (so far) witnesses reported a large fireball over Lancaster County (PA) last night (10/14) around 8:25 PM local EDT (0:25…

by - Oct 15, 2013 - 21