Huge fireball over UK marks dramatic end to 2017 (VIDEOS)
Published time: 1 Jan, 2018 15:23
As residents across the UK were finishing last-minute preparati..
By admin, in UK , at January 1, 2018
As residents across the UK were finishing last-minute preparations for their New Year's Eve celebrations, many were treated to a spectacular display of extraterrestrial pyrotechnics to end 2017 in style.
The International Meteor Organization ruined all the festive fun and speculation about alien visitors by confirming that the object was indeed a meteor that split in two upon entering the Earth's atmosphere. The annual Quadrantid meteor shower is still underway, running from December 22 to January 17.