|Occurred : 11/4/2012 18:34 (Entered as : 11/04/12 18:34)
Reported: 11/5/2012 6:41:57 AM 06:41
Location: Ranchos de Taos, NM
|Large westward moving blue-white meteor 18:34 MT seen from Taos, NM
This was almost certainly a large meteor. It was a very bright white (nearly blue-white) ball. It appeared directly overhead and headed straight west at high speed covering 30 to 35 degrees of sky in approximately 3 seconds. It then appeared to simply go out, which I assume was its burning up in the atmosphere. I have witnessed many meteor showers and this was very similar.