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Breaking Meteor News...Westminster, Riverside, Irvine, California Large Meteor Fireball 17JUN2011

Email From:

Laura W.-Wesminster, CA:
FIREBALL REPORT... Date-6/17/11  Time-10:10 pm  Location-Westminster, California:
Sighted looking NW from 92683, low on the horizon, bright as a full moon.  Extinguished in atmosphere unless it hit a foothill. Color of fireball sighted last night apx. 10:15 pm was very bright white with a white trail. I did not hear any sound.  Duration was a cpl. of seconds.  Is this helpful?     yes...and thank you Laura for your report!

FITS Inquiries:

Riverside, California arrived from google.com on "elp allsky: California Meteor Fireball NW Of Los Angeles Reported To ELPALLSKY 23FEB2011..." by searching for Fireball sighted tonight at approx. 10:15 PM from 92683.
00:30:40 -- 1 hour 18 mins ago

Irvine, California arrived from google.com on "elp allsky: Increase In Green Meteor Fireball Events Expected As NEO's Approach This Weekend 11MAR2011" by searching for neo meteorite event.
23:45:23 -- 2 hours 4 mins ago

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