Absolutely incredible - not only for the weird news synchronicity but to have two amateurs record a short and very rare transient event is amazing.
And 'hot' off the presses - the latest image of the fireball:
Jupiter and the Fireball:
So far, I've seen a couple low-resolution images of the planet taken from Western Europe. Neither have shown an 'impact scar', but that doesn't mean there isn't any. I hope to get a chance to image that hemisphere this weekend - if the damned weather EVER cooperates!