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A bright fireball lit up the night sky Tuesday over eastern and western Japan, according to multiple witnesses.

Saitama Prefectural Police received several phone calls on their emergency hotline from people who saw a “blue light in the sky” around 9:30 p.m. in places such as the city of Kawagoe, north of Tokyo in Saitama Prefecture.

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