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Old 11-04-2014, 10:22 AM
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Location: Notorious Party Corridor
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Did anyone here see it?
Major Fireball Over Eastern USA November 3, 2014 | American Meteor Society

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Old 11-04-2014, 10:35 AM
 
Location: Penn Hills
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There are posts about it on the Pittsburgh subreddit, with pictures, so it was definitely seen locally.
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Old 11-04-2014, 01:40 PM
 
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I saw it, about 6PM I was driving across the bridge from West View headed to Forest Avenue. It was the largest meteor I've seen in a long time and it made it really low before burning out. My oldest daughter saw it too, it was her first!
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Old 11-05-2014, 12:50 PM
 
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I saw it driving in the North Hills around 6:25 p.m. on Monday. It was poison green and by far the largest meteor I've ever seen. It took about 5 full seconds to traverse the sky from my vantage point, and I only lost sight of it because of the horizon. The illusion of its proximity was strong enough that I rolled down my car window to listen for an impact, but of course didn't hear anything.
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Old 11-06-2014, 06:34 PM
 
Location: Kukkulanoravia
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Actually that was me. Never shoulda hit on that cute barista....
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