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    Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    If you haven't seen this it's pretty cool:

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pUVGvw0c1c"]Alberta Fireball[/ame]


    Last edited by Cydar; 11-22-2008 at 01:59 PM.

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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Thanks for posting that! That was cool!


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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Somebody please call Morgan Freeman!!!!! And find me Frodo!!! ASAP!!!!



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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Looked like the Hawks flaming out at the end of a bball game.


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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Amazing.


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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    wow. was there any damage of anything? the reporter said those things usually don't happen over populated areas. anyone know why?


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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Call the Men in Black!!



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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    What I gathered was that it was only a few meters in length, and burnt up into tinier pieces before it even hit the ground. Still pretty cool though.


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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    wow. was there any damage of anything? the reporter said those things usually don't happen over populated areas. anyone know why?
    Why? Just because of the odds of it. The vast majority of the earth is unpopulated, so the chances of one coming down in a populated area is much lower than the chances of one coming down anywhere else.



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    Re: Alberta Meteor/Fireball

    Let just hope there is never a mass quantity of these all at once. Way cool to look at though.



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