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Old 02-12-2012, 11:54 PM
 
Location: Sol System
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I was wondering if anybody happened to be looking southeast , about 10 minutes ago. A meteor streaked past , very bright , followed by a muffled boom 3 minutes later. I am at work , and didn't have a camera handy.
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Old 02-13-2012, 07:09 AM
 
Location: East Coast of the United States
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Well, as long as it's not a foreign missile strike, it's all good. :-)
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Old 02-13-2012, 07:16 AM
 
Location: Bel Air, California
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I was wondering if anybody happened to be looking southeast , about 10 minutes ago. A meteor streaked past , very bright , followed by a muffled boom 3 minutes later. I am at work , and didn't have a camera handy.
Have all of the costal fortifications reported in yet?
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Old 02-13-2012, 09:03 AM
 
Location: in your dreams
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Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: Breaking News - MBIQ Detects Large Meteor Over SC and GA 13FEB2012
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Old 02-13-2012, 09:48 AM
 
Location: Texas
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I was wondering if anybody happened to be looking southeast , about 10 minutes ago. A meteor streaked past , very bright , followed by a muffled boom 3 minutes later. I am at work , and didn't have a camera handy.
I saw a meteor a few weeks ago, but didn't hear a boom. If I hadn't been looking at the right direction, I would've surely missed it. Maybe it was too far away? I had thought about asking a meteorologist if it had shown up on radar, but it probably would've fallen between the cracks.
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Old 02-14-2012, 09:13 PM
 
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That's it. I was on lunch when I saw it , viewed from SW Charlotte , moving SE.
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Old 02-14-2012, 09:44 PM
 
Location: Texas
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I just discovered this site. You can report a meteor there.
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Old 02-16-2012, 11:20 AM
 
Location: in your dreams
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That's it. I was on lunch when I saw it , viewed from SW Charlotte , moving SE.
I didn't see/hear it. I'm in Raleigh and noticed alot of NC people posting about it on fb that day...lol
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