“Fireball” drew attention of passers-by late afternoon in Leblon.
August 15, 2010 – A light in the sky caught the attention of passers-by in the late afternoon of Tuesday (14) on the beach of Leblon, Zona Sul Rio de Janeiro.
The video image shows what appeared to be a fireball that lit up the sky and then disappeared. The National Observatory did not register any phenomenon on Tuesday. There is a possibility that is part of a satellite or a meteor entering the atmosphere.