Fireball Report Form

A fireball is an unusually bright meteor ('shooting star'). If you would like to report a fireball sighting please fill in this form and click on the Send button. The following details are especially useful (click here). Your report will be added to our Fireball Reports Database.

Your name
Your email address
(Your personal details will be kept private
and not published on this web site.)
Time of sighting
Date of sighting You must enter a date, click arrow to select one
Location of sighting
What did you see?*

If you had a security or CCTV camera recording at the time it may have captured the event and both the Observatory and the media would be very interested to see images of the fireball.

* The following details are especially useful in your report.

Other Fireball Report Sites

UK Meteor Observation Network
The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News
Society for Popular Astronomy
International Meteor Organisation
American Meteor Society

Last Revised: 2014 November 19th