A bright meteor illuminated the sky above the center west of the American continent.
Recorded on video about 12:40 on universal time. Los Alamos, NM
The AMS has received over 130 reports so far about of a daytime fireball event seen above NY State on October 18th, 2017 around 03:00pm EDT (19:00 Universal Time). The fireball was seen primarily from New York and New Jersey but was also seen from Connecticut, Delaware, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Maryland and New Hampshire.
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The event has been caught on tape and reported to the AMS by R. Wade from Radcakes.com:
The preliminary 3D trajectory computed based on all the reports submitted to the AMS shows that the Fireball was traveling from North East to South West and ended its flight somewhere above the Nantucket Canyon in the Atlantic Ocean.
Яркий метеор в небе Нью Мексико, ярко светиться по сравнению с Луной. 2017 08 22 UTC 06:15