TOKYO — A brightly colored meteor was seen diving in the skies in wide regions of Japan, capturing focus on social and television websites.
The meteor glowed ardently because it quickly descended through the planet’s atmosphere on Sunday.
A lot of individuals in western Japan reported social websites viewing the uncommon sight.
NHK public television stated its cameras at the central prefectures of Aichi, Mie, and elsewhere caught the fireball in the southern sky.
A camera in Nagoya port revealed the meteor shining as brightly as a complete moon as it neared the Earth, the Asahi newspaper reported.
Some experts said little fragments of the meteorite may have reached the floor.