Pittsburgh Meteor Explosion Video: Amazing!

2

A bright fireball and delayed loud booms were seen and heard near Pittsburgh on February 17th.

The AMS has received over 120 eye witness reports from Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan and New York. Amazing!

According to NASa, the spacerock was measuring two feet in diameter and weighing roughly 500 pounds as it entered Earth’s atmosphere above the Pittsburgh suburbs around 4:50 a.m. Tuesday.

The meteoroid was detected at an altitude of 60 miles above Beaver Falls, northwest of Pittsburgh.

The fireball – most probably from the between Mars and Jupiter – was brighter than the full moon as it descended to an altitude of 13 miles above Kittanning, northeast of Pittsburgh.

The agency says the meteor likely came-

meteor fireball pittsburgh february 2015.meteor pittsburgh 2015, meteor fireball pittsburgh february 2015, fireball meteor usa 2015,

NASA says may be scattered on the ground east of Kittanning.

Read more at:

2 COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.