Watch the bright fireball exploding on the Tasman Sea (video)

A bright green meteor flew off the south coast of Tasmania, Australia, and researchers caught the fireball ball on camera as it crashed into the ocean.

The meteorite lit up the night sky on Wednesday (November 18) at 9pm local Tasmanian time (5:21 am EST and 1021 GMT). Livestream camera on a research ship investigator operated by Australia’s National Science Agency, CSIRO, Got incredible views of fireballs descending from space and detaching over the Tasman Sea.