Groningen Fireball Stirs Memory of Meteor over NJ

I remember driving home from work one night many years ago, when I worked at an auto warehouse in Wharton, NJ. A meteor zipped across the sky. The glow was as big as a dime held at arms length, bright white with a blue-ish halo and a firey tail. It was an awesome sight to behold.

This morning I open up my iGoogle home page and see this…

Brought back that memory. I, for one, intend to look skyward as often as I can. You never know what you may see.