If you happen to have been looking at the sky over Missouri in the northern part of the state Tuesday night, you might have caught glimpse of a brilliant sky sight as a huge meteor exploded as shown by a camera in Missouri.
Skies over Missouri are rarely boring. In the spring, it's rowdy thunderstorms. In mid-November, there's something special happening involving the remnants of an ancient comet which will be visible if you look close enough.
If you were looking up at the sky for some reason late Thursday night in Missouri, you got quite a surprise. An enormous fireball suddenly zoomed across the sky and exploded on the horizon and a backyard camera captured it as it happened.
The month of May has gone out with a spectacular sky show where a huge meteor was seen disintegrating in the atmosphere above Missouri and 7 other states and it was captured on many security camera videos.
If you were anywhere near St. Louis overnight Tuesday and looking up at the sky, you were treated to a huge explosion by a space rock spotted over the big city. If not, no worries. There are pics and video showing you what happened.