(meteorobs) Fw: Fireball Report 12/12/2005 20:16, Sunbury, OH
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From: "NAMN Fireball Reports" <namn at namnmeteors.org>
Sent: Tuesday, December 13, 2005 8:58 PM
Subject: Fireball Report 12/12/2005 20:16, Sunbury, OH
Your Town/State/Country? Sunbury, Ohio
Date and Time? 12/12/2005 20:16
What compass direction did the fireball appear from? North
What compass direction did the fireball DISAPPEAR from? East
How long, in seconds, were you able to see it in the sky? 3-5
How many degrees off the horizon was it when it APPEARED?
(As a reference, a closed fist held at arm's length is
approximately 10 degrees.)
How many degrees off the horizon was it when it DISAPPEARED? 10
How bright did it appear?
Like a star, Venus, the Moon, or the setting Sun?
Did it have any color(s)? no
Did it appear to fall apart as it went by? What did that look like?
yes. We could see a trail of pieces behind the object.
Did it leave a persistent streak in the sky after it was gone?
How long did that last?
How fast did it move? Use a 1 to 5 scale, 1 being
VERY slow, and 5 being extremely quick.
Did you hear a sound?
If yes, what was the time delay from sighting to sound?
What is the closest Town/State to where you saw the fireball?
Please put any additional remarks, sketches, drawings, etc. below:
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