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The commentators for the cricket match between the Black Caps and Sri Lanka were among those who thought the fireballs that zoomed through the night sky were a meteor shower.
Is it a meteor, is it space junk, is it ET....those are the questions North Canterbury stargazers are grappling with after a dramatic sighting last night. Video, Audio
An object which flashed across the sky on Tuesday evening was likely to be part of a rocket, not a meteor, an astronomer says. Video
An amateur photographer was in the right place at the right time when a meteor lit up the sky across the country last night. Audio
Astronomer Grant Christie tells the Panel what to expect in this part of the world as the Northern Hemisphere braces itself for a stunning meteor shower light show. Audio
Libby Underwood recently completed her Masters in Cosmology at the University of British Columbia on the implications of the meteor seen in New Zealand on 11 February 2015. Audio
A flash of blue light and a sonic boom were reported in the skies over New Zealand about ten o'clock last night. Audio