YEMEN Press Agency

In Video: Meteor burning in sky of Yemeni capital Sanaa

SANAA, Aug. 8 (YPA) – The Yemeni Astronomer Adnan al-Shawafi revealed the truth about the object that illuminated the sky of Yemen this Saturday evening.

Al-Shawafi explained that, according to what eyewitnesses reported and described, the glowing light was a meteor.

He affirmed that the light is caused by the burning of parts of the meteorite as a result of friction with the atmosphere.