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Occurred : 12/22/2015 18:15 (Entered as : 12/22/15 18:15)
Reported: 12/22/2015 7:08:21 PM 19:08
Posted: 1/5/2016
Location: Palm Springs, CA
Shape: Fireball
Duration:3-8 minutes
Fireball or meteor breaking up over Palm Springs.

I was in the car and I saw what looked like a meteor burning up and breaking up over the Palm Springs Airport. It burned for at least 3 minutes, then broke up into a few pieces. Those pieces disappeared for about 1 minute, then reappeared further away. About 1 minute after that, the entire thing disappeared. The trail changed colors, as if it was burning different gases or something.


((NUFORC Note: Re-entering space debris. PD))