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Occurred : 12/12/2011 18:03 (Entered as : 12/12/11 18:03)
Reported: 12/12/2011 5:26:16 PM 17:26
Posted: 12/12/2011
Location: Marathon, NY
Shape: Fireball
Duration:2-5 seconds
Green fireball seen west of Marathon, NY.

Green fireball seen while driving. Fireball descended at a flat trajectory with a burning trail behind it. Chunks appeared to be coming off and burning up behind it. It came down at about a 45 degree angle.

My vehicle was traveling northbound approaching Marathon, NY; and the fireball was seen to the west.

Fireball appeared to extinguish before it reached the hilltops, no explosion.

No sound noted as I was in a moving vehicle.