[meteorite-list] Michigan Fireball 10:15pm reported

From: Mike Hankey <mike.hankey_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2010 12:05:21 -0400
Message-ID: <t2of0a794131004070905o3b001888ja600320f432b6bb5_at_mail.gmail.com>

I searched twitter this morning and found a handful of witness reports
from last night. I've contacted these folks to get more info on their

info_feeder: US: Pennsylvania / Michigan Fireball 7APR2010 [sott -
Alternative News Via InfoFeeder - infofeeder.info]
http://tinyurl.com/yftys85 (expand)

 rstorm186: possible fireball class meteor mag~9. altitude 30 to 15
deg. observed due north from 42.823508,-78.747972 about 1 hr ago

kbondelli: I just saw the most amazing meteor. It shot across the
entire sky and I could see the pieces breaking off like it was right
above me.

judyisarunt: Saw a meteor or something. It was glowing and beautiful.
about 9 hours ago from txt ? Reply ? View Tweet

danielhunt: Hmmm, meteor appears to be down in clontarf
about 9 hours ago from Echofon ? Reply ? View Tweet

Dawsonase: A huge meteor just zoomed east to west in the north part of
the sky above Toronto! Beautiful.

 PRISSY1987CU8: I think I just saw a meteor come down.
about 16 hours ago from web ? Reply ? View Tweet

HeySubin: Just saw a meteorite!!! They always kinda creep me out...
about 13 hours ago from web ? Reply ? View Tweet

PEllis8185: I just saw a green ball of light fall out of the sky like
a meteorite. So weird!!!
about 13 hours ago from txt ? Reply ? View Tweet

I also searched the Michigan newspapers this morning but didn't see
any reports yet.

Will be interesting to see the AMS reports.


On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 11:29 PM, drtanuki <drtanuki at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear List,
> Anonymous ": I just saw a huge meteor falling in Michigan about 10:15 tonight. It had a giant blue ball with a red tail. It fell north of 30 mile road around I94 or west of 94. Anyone else see anything?
> www.meteoritehunters.blogspot.com
> dirk ross...tokyo
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