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Saskatchewan / Manitoba Canada Meteor 23MAY2013
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Initial Meteor Sighting Reports-
23MAY2013 Diane Rourke Boissevain mb 11:53 pm central 15 sec From west to north east Res fireball with yellowish white bright light Very bright Not visibly Bright, lasted a long time, amazing
23MAY2013 Charity Woods Grandview,Manitoba, Canada 23:50:00 Im not sure at least 20 seconds i lost site of it becuse of trees in the way appeared to be going west to east I was facing west white. no sound looked like a huge ball of fire I thought a plane was going down brighter then the moon, it is a full moon tonight yes no photo, it looked huge, and amazing
23MAY2013 CK Yorkton,Saskatchewan Canada 2250hrs 30 sec. in clear sky WOW SW to NE travel Orange with long tail bright and large best meteor we've ever seen! very bright orange fire ball yes sparks from tail Best ever stellar event!
23MAY2013 Christi Fallows and Cameron Morrison NE of Yorkton, SK, Canada 22:51 central standard approx 10 to 15 seconds Facing N, travelled from west to east...compared to a clock face it would have started at 10 and ended at 3 bright red/orange glow, circle shaped in the front,with a long orange tail with a smokey looking trail behind it, no sound heard bright as a harvest moon couldn't tell no photo, seemed to disappear behind the clouds but was still visible, waited outside for a couple minutes but didn't hear or see anything else
23MAY2013 Carrie T Wadena, SK 22:50 central approximately 10 seconds. We were facing east in the sky. The meteor flew NE in the sky, right to left. No sound, however bright orange tail. As it seemed to get closer in the sky, I could actually see it break and flare up again as it got lower into the atmosphere. As bright as an orange flame in the sky. Yes, definitely a fair size chunk broke off. Almost looked like something was burning in the sky but wasn't moving as fast as other meteors you normally see off in the distance. Was very bright orange and left a fairly long tail behind it. Broke off a bit and continued on north east. Not sure if it completely burnt up, or we just lost site of it because it went off too far in the distance.
23MAY2013 jody ruszkowski east of prince albert saskatchewan 2245 central 10-15 seconds heading north north east right to left bright yellow as bright as the moon appeared to be breaking up was very large and bright but dimmed as it was breaking apart
23MAY2013 Cath Ollenberg Hudson bay Saskatchewan, Canada 23 10-15 Secs SW to NE Bright white front with red tail Same as moon yes, splintered 3 times then faded no photo.
23MAY2013 Gary Kreklewich Melville, Saskatchwan, Canada 22:45 Saskatchewan time zone About 20 seconds Southwest to Northeast like a comet, glowing very bright at times Very bright at times, fireball in the sky Saw a few parts break off towards the end creating smaller fireballs Wish I had a camera at the time.
23MAY2013 Diane Rourke Minto Mb Canada 11:53 pm central standard time 15 seconds travelled west to north east, I was facing north Red fireball, followed by very bright light Very bright and colorful not that I could see It was amazing, bright, spellbinding
MBIQ Data Set-
Kamsack, Saskatchewan arrived from google.ca on "Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: Queensland, Australia Meteor 23MAY2013" by searching for meteor may 23 2013.
14:32:31 -- 51 minutes ago
Portage La Prairie, Manitoba arrived from google.ca on "Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: Queensland, Australia Meteor 23MAY2013" by searching for meteor on may 23 2013.
14:57:01 -- 26 minutes ago
Kamsack, Saskatchewan arrived from google.ca on "Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News" by searching for red meteor in the sky may 2013.
15:09:44 -- 12 minutes ago
Winnipeg, Manitoba arrived from google.ca on "Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News: The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 23MAY2013" by searching for ijust saw a meteor may 23 2013.
15:12:04 -- 10 minutes ago
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