Dashcam Captures Green St. Patrick’s Day Meteor Over Britain

Dashcam Captures Green St. Patrick’s Day Meteor Over Britain
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In London, there were several reports from across Britain of a green flash lighting up the sky Thursday, leading some to dub the fireball the “St. Patrick’s Day Meteor.”  SEE ALSO: 16 spectacular meteor shower photos from the UK and Ireland DJ Paul Gilbert captured the moment, which happened shortly after 3 a.m. local time on a dashcam as he was driving through Battersea in London.  The UK Meteor Observation Network also posted a video captured at Church Crookham station in northeast Hampshire, showing the huge flash of light. The network said it was one of the biggest sightings recorded.  It was a slightly larger meteor than is typical, Dr. Karen Masters from Portsmouth’s Institute of Cosmology …

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