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Fraser
2012-Nov-19, 04:50 PM
The Leonid Meteor shower is usually notorious for the bright fireballs it can produce, but this fireball exploded with unexpected brilliance. Fortunately, an all-sky camera captured the event. NASA said there were numerous reports of a bright fireball over northwest Alabama on Sunday, Nov. 18 at approximately 7:30 p.m. EST. A check of the southeastern [...]

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publiusr
2012-Nov-19, 11:12 PM
Recovered?
http://www.alabamawx.com/?p=65849
http://blog.al.com/breaking/2012/11/its_addison_alabamas_meteorite.html