Meteor flashes in the sky over Madison

A meteor flashes in the sky over Madison Dec. 18, 2017. (Still image courtesy WMTV-TV)

MADISON (WLUK) -- A large fireball lit up the night sky over Wisconsin's capital city Monday night.

The meteor was captured on several webcams in the city, including a UW-Madison Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies webcam. Take a look:

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