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Occurred : 6/17/1997 21:30 (Entered as : 06/17/97 2130)
Reported: 6/17/1997 22:23
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Prescott, AZ
Shape: Fireball
Duration:5 min
Summary : large, bright, green "shooting star", 5 minutes later shock wave + rattling windows. seen to the south.

driving south, 3 passengers in cab of truck saw a large, green "shooting star" close to the ground. object was headed southeast. object was seen to vary in brightness, with a large contrail behind. returned home about 5 mins later, immediately felt+ heard shockwave, windows rattled very loudly. there has been blasting going on across the street from our house, and the dynamite makes a much more muffled and quiet sound. this was certainly a large shock wave, much like a sonic boom. please send us info if you recieve any other reports from our area.17 june 97