Multiple people report meteor sighting in Charleston Thursday morning

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Many people reported seeing something streaking across the morning sky in Charleston around 6:45 a.m. on Thursday.

Those who reported it observed an object with a tail and a blue or green light. Live 5 News received nine reports from all over the Lowcountry including Summerville, Goose Creek, North Charleston, Ladson and Folly Beach.

The American Meteor Society also allows people to self-report meteor sightings.The society’s website had reports all across South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia between 6:45 a.m. and 6:53 a.m. Thursday.

Other specific sightings reported seeing it in Myrtle Beach,Savannah, Georgia and Hickory, North Carolina.

Social media also came alive as some tweeted about the sight.

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