|Occurred : 5/16/2004 22:12 (Entered as : 05/16/2004 22:12)
Reported: 5/18/2004 3:16:48 PM 15:16
Location: Farmington, NY
|fireball came out of northern sky toward the south and vanished
it was a clear starlit night. i was out looking at comet neat in the western sky. all of sudden a fireball or meteor appeared from my right the northern sky at 45 degrees and traveled horizontally to the south and disappeared. i already had my binoculars focused in that direction and had an instant to look at it before it vanished. it looked like a red fireball and it left a quick shower of burning red debris in its tail.