Fireball over Montréal

caught around 9:34pm EDT at 45,4550°N, 71,1531°W © Parc national du Mont-Mégantic

More than 125 reports

The AMS has received over 125 reports so far about of a fireball event over seen over Montréal, CA on September 21st, 2016 around 9:35pm EDT (Sept 22nd, 1:35 UT). The fireball was seen primarily from Québec but witnesses from Ontario, New Brunswick, New York, Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont and New Hampshire also reported the event.

Below is the map of the witnesses location with the first estimated trajectory. The preliminary estimated trajectory plotted from the witness reports shows the meteor was traveling from the east to the west and ended its flight south of Montréal, CA.

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