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Initial Meteor Sighting Reports-
11OCT2013 BRENDAN WARLOW BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA 20:34 AEST 2 TO 5 W-E, RIGHT TO LEFT, SOUTH ORANGE RIMMED AT FRONT OF BLACK BALL WITH SHORT TAIL OF SMALL ORANGE FLAKES WITH INTERMITTENT LARGER ORANGE FLAKES BREAKING AWAY MOON YES SILENT BUT THERE WAS A STRONG NORTHERLY WIND BLOWING AS iI LOOKED SOUTH. VERY LARGE & LOW ALTITUDE - AS LOW AS AN AIRCRAFT ONLY A FEW KILOMETRES OUT FROM LANDING, TRAVELLING SLOW LIKE A LOW FLYING AIRCRAFT IS VIEWED, ABOUT 1/3 TO 1/2 WIDTH OF WINGSPAN OF A DOMESTIC COMMERCIAL AIRLINER FLYING FAIRLY LOW
11OCT2013 Mal The Bluff Ipswich Qld Australia 20:30:00 Approx 8 Sec West to East Right to Left Facing South Large Bright Ball breaking up into approx 6 pieces before fading Slightly Brighter than the Moon Broke Up into Approx 6 Pieces Most Spectacular Meteor I have ever seen and I'm 54
11OCT2013 Naomi West End, Brisbane, QLD, AUSTRALIA 20:20:00 10 S-E white/orange sun yes, broke into fire pieces very bright and broke into small pieces until nothing was left
11OCT2013 Rhonda Shailer Park, Brisbane QLD, Australia 20.15pm approx 12 Seconds Right to left White/Orange Sun No It travelled almost horizontal like a plane but faster
All Meteor Sighting Reports Can Be Seen HERE-
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