24 August 2013

Italia Meteor? 23AUG2013

Italia Meteor? 23AUG2013

Huge trail of light spotted from North to South
centrometeoitaliano.it August 23, 2013 - 21:35
The phenomenon, which occurred recently, reported by many of the regions Italian
About 25 minutes ago, a huge trail of light was seen between the Italian skies from north to south is a meteorite, probably still belongs to the Perseids, which has literally lit up the celestial sphere in an easterly direction. ...

Further searching, this may have been the ISS??

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1 comment:

Unknown said...

Although I never saw this, I found the trajectory of asteroid (2011 EH) on the JPL site: http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov/orbits/ to perfectly align with Earth as an NEO on 23Aug2013. I'm not surprised this is now showing up as sightings report both in Perth, Australia and Italy.

Someone should investigate this further.