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Late Friday night, September 28th, a fireball streaked over Finland. Nicknamed the "super-meteor," the object was reported to be a superbolide, a fireball more than 100 times brighter than a full moon, and the brightest seen over Finland in more than 30 years. The meteoroid entered the atmosphere over Northern Ostrobothnia, passed over much of northern and eastern Finland and then exploded in mid-air.
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A super meteor was observed over Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland, and seen as far as northern Lapland on the September 28, 2007, with meteoritic material suspected to have landed southeast of Oulu, but none yet has been found.

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