Re: (meteorobs) november 5 fireball
Sounds like it may have been a Taurid fireball.
They often break up and are of long duration.
In which part of the sky did it appear?
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> Zadeva: (meteorobs) november 5 fireball
> Datum: 6. november 1999 18:58
> I know nothing about this sort of thing but i ended up here because i was
> searching the net for info on an object i saw in the sky above Raleigh NC in
> the very early morning of november 5 (12-1am). it was very big and bright
> starting white and growing and brightening to gree before breaking up into
> several smaller pieces which faded to orange and disappeared before reaching
> the horizon. the general direction was from east to southeast. duration
> was 3-5 sec. i was so awe-struck that i was surprised i heard nothing about
> it in the news the next day. did anyone else on the planet see this, or
> should i have said no to that last beer? help and explain please.
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