Look, up in the sky! Huge fireball lights up the skies over northeast Ohio, midwest

CLEVELAND - A huge fireball lit up winter skies above the midwest Tuesday evening, and northeast Ohio was in on the show.

Mike Austin caught the video above, from his car dash camera.

Jay Reynolds, research astronomer at Cleveland State University, told Fox 8 that he has confirmed that the object was a meteor. Because of the reported green and white colors that were reported, Reynolds says it is likely that the meteor had a high iron content.

Just how big was the meteor?

As the meteor entered earth's atmosphere, it caused a huge flash:

 

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