On Friday, September 21st, 2012, around 10:55 local time, multiple fireballs have been reported streaking across the sky over Ireland, Britain and The Netherlands. As many as a dozen objects were seen, making this one of the largest sighting of fireballs in recent times.
It is unknown if these objects were man made space debris or of celestial origin.
There were no massive booms reported, as sometime accompany these events.
Witnesses are being asked to submit fireball reports to the Astronomy Ireland website.
Huge fireball seen in sky over Ireland – Irish Times