(meteorobs) Fw: Fireball Report 10:45pm June 26,2004, kittanning towards Indiana ,pa
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From: "NAMN Fireball Reports" <namn at namnmeteors.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 26, 2004 11:59 PM
Subject: Fireball Report 10:45pm June 26,2004, kittanning towards Indiana
Your Town/State/Country? Kittanning
Date and Time? 10:45pm June 26,2004
What compass direction did the fireball appear from? East
What compass direction did the fireball DISAPPEAR from? East
How long, in seconds, were you able to see it in the sky? minute
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?
How bright did it appear?
Like a star, Venus, the Moon, or the setting Sun?
Did it have any color(s)? red , orange, some white
Did it appear to fall apart as it went by? What did that look like?
long redish orange tail
Did it leave a persistent streak in the sky after it was gone?
How long did that last?
long streak like a jet leaves, didn't see it disappear
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?
no,in car at time
What is the closest Town/State to where you saw the fireball?
kittanning towards Indiana ,pa
Please put any additional remarks, sketches, drawings, etc. below:
there were three, the one in the middle was huge with red ,orangish tail
like a jet liner leaves in the sky.The one above and below were smaller but
of same red to orange streaks
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