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Norwegian skydiver captures meteor on camera (summer 2012)

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Norwegian skydiver captures meteor on camera (summer 2012)

Recently reported online (Metro, HuffingtonPost) but a bit of digging found a report with a few more details

http://www.nrk.no/viten/skydiver-nearly-struck-by-meteorite-1.11646757

The obect is seen in the shorter clip further down the article in the top-left camera shot around 0:14 with the whoops around 0:20 presumably from other skydivers in the jump

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Pretty unlikely I think

Hi James,

There has been a lot of discussion about this and it is pretty unlikely that this is a meteorite. The Minor Planets Mailing List discussion on this is worth reading. You can find it here.

Nick.