From Newsweek -
At 8:45 a.m. local time on Monday, a meteor exploded over Bangkok, Thailand. Thanks to the proliferation of dashboard cameras, the event was caught by a number of drivers from different angles, as can be seen in the video below.
But no more asteroids followed, and Thailand's Astronomical Society confirmed it was a phenomenon called a "bolide" or exploding meteor. "This is a natural, normal phenomenon," Society president Prapee Wiraporn told the Herald.
Perhaps surprisingly, no pieces of the meteor landed, and there was no damage, according to reports.
More with Video:
Link >>> http://www.newsweek.com/video-shows-meteorite-exploding-over-bangkok-369875
More from The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia):
Link >>> http://www.smh.com.au/world/bangkok-meteor-sparks-fears-of-asteroid-apocalypse-20150908-gjhgd3.html
More on Bolides: Link >>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bolide
Source: Newsweek Magazine.
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