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Meteor in Northern Virginia

After many reports of the “boom” like sounds accompanied by a few fireball sightings from the Northern Virginia area, the geostationary lighting mapper data showed a strong fireball like signature.

The meteors magnitude in comparison to a previous fireball was at -12. Marking the same brightness as the full moon. After a quick analysis of the infrasound signal it indicated an energy of a few tons of TNT.

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