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Meteor illuminates the Utah sky

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A meteor briefly illuminated parts of the sky in Utah to daylight-level on Wednesday.

Footage from outside security cameras at the University of Utah's Milford observatory shows a blinding flash of light, followed by clear images of the object streaking away.

This footage shows the bright light from the meteor from different camera angles.

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