Luckily, NASA captured it all on camera:
What's even more astonishing is this is the latest in a long line of shooting stars to glimmer over the heads of Texans during this past month, alone. For starters, there was the annual Perseid Meteor Shower that started showing up around August 10th, and didn't let up... well... ever? That's certainly what it feels like... case in point:
Next up is video of a supposed "UFO" over Dallas weeks later":
But that's hardly the tip of it, folks. The entire month of August, as well as these first few weeks of September have been drenched with UFO reports.
August 21st, for example, was a goldmine for fireball sightings, according to my favorite asteroid watch site AMSMeteors.org:
A little lost? Don't blame you. Here's a recap:
The Play by Play
Were you lucky enough to witness one of these fireballs? Have you seen one I don't know about? Either way, would love to hear from you.