July 24, 2024

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A stunning fireball crosses parts of Spain and Portugal at tremendous speed

A stunning fireball crosses parts of Spain and Portugal at tremendous speed

During the night from Saturday to Sunday, a fireball or ball of light crossed the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal). This phenomenon was observed in regions such as Andalusia, Castilla-La Mancha, the Madrid region, Extremadura, Galicia, northern Portugal and Lisbon. According to the Portuguese press, the object fell in the form of a meteorite in the Castro Dire region in the center of the country. There is a video at the bottom of this article.

A meteorite is basically an object from space that enters the Earth’s atmosphere and eventually lands on Earth. Fireballs, also called bollidos, are Meteors