Meteor lights up night sky over Southern New England

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EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Several people reported seeing a fireball, believed to be a meteor, soaring across Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts Wednesday night.

Here is a look at some of the meteors caught on camera:

(Video courtesy Jay Repko)

It is part of a meteor shower that peaks around this time of year, on July 28 specifically.

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