(meteorobs) OKC "15" Second Event 9:24 pm CST 7MAY2011

Marco Langbroek marco.langbroek at wanadoo.nl
Sun May 8 06:27:49 EDT 2011

Op 8-5-2011 06:40, drtanuki schreef:
> Dear List,
> OKC "15" Second Event 9:24 pm CST 7MAY2011
> http://lunarmeteoritehunters.blogspot.com/2011/05/oklahoma-texas-ny-ct-canada-meteors.html
 > May be space debris given the 15 sec sighting?

Angular velocity seems a bit too large for that on the video (where it is 
definitely not a 15 second event, but a few seconds only. Csual observers always 
tend to overestimate the duration). I'd say this is a slow fireball.

- Marco

Dr Marco (asteroid 183294) Langbroek
Dutch Meteor Society (DMS)

e-mail: dms at marcolangbroek.nl

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