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  1. Mick West

    White Streak & Trail over N. California Dec 19 2018 - Meteor?

    Source: https://twitter.com/Richifornia/status/1075569646030381056 Looks like a meteor leaving a high altitude contrail. Lots of local buzz, it would have been visible from my house, but I missed it :(...
  2. Mick West

    A streak of light in a star trails image

    The above image is mostly star trails, looking south (you can see the curve around the southern celestial pole. But what caught my eye was the streak of light going behind the trees. Now at first I was convinced it was a meteor - it's Persid season after all. And the trail starts bright and...
  3. Trailblazer

    2012 Western Australia "meteor" identified? (contrail)

    While looking for images of the meteor seen over Arizona this morning, I happened to come across this story of a supposed meteor trail seen near Perth in June 2012: http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/meteor-plunges-into-ocean-lighting-up-perth-sky/story-e6frg12l-1226413309565 Meteor plunges into...
  4. Whitebeard

    Bright 'St. Patrick's Day' meteor over UK

    I was in bed and missed it but... http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35829815 A bright meteor has been sighted in the early hours above Britain. Witnesses have described the object as a green flash moving south to north for a few seconds, leaving a magnesium-white trail ........... Richard Kacerek...
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