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Norwegians were stunned by the SLOTXO bright meteorites that lit up the night sky in the southeast of the country.

The video shows a powerful flash over Norway. This was followed by what witnesses described as noisy on Sunday.

Norwegian police said they had received a number of emergency calls. But no injuries or damage were reported.

A team of experts are on the hunt for a meteorite that they believe fell into the woods near the capital city Oslo.

A meteor is a space rock that burns brightly after entering the Earth's atmosphere at high speed. It became known as a meteorite if it survived its way to the ground.