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A meteor enters the earth's atmosphere d

A meteor enters the earth's atmosphere during the Perseid meteor shower earlyon August 13, 2009 in the northeastern village of Rotbuehl in Switzerland. The earth passed through the densest part of the dusty debris stream from Comet Swift Tuttle / 109P in the night from August 12 to 13 2009. AFP PHOTO / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)
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A meteor enters the earth's atmosphere during the Perseid meteor shower earlyon August 13, 2009 in the northeastern village of Rotbuehl in Switzerland. The earth passed through the densest part of the dusty debris stream from Comet Swift Tuttle / 109P in the night from August 12 to 13 2009. AFP PHOTO / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)
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August 13, 2009
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A meteor enters the earth's atmosphere during the Perseid meteor... News Photo 89765752Atmospheric,Bizarre,Entering,Horizontal,Human Interest,Meteor,Meteor Shower,Northeast,Perseids,Planet Earth,Shower,Switzerland,VillagePhotographer Collection: AFP 2009 AFPA meteor enters the earth's atmosphere during the Perseid meteor shower earlyon August 13, 2009 in the northeastern village of Rotbuehl in Switzerland. The earth passed through the densest part of the dusty debris stream from Comet Swift Tuttle / 109P in the night from August 12 to 13 2009. AFP PHOTO / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)