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Occurred : 8/12/2001 00:45 (Entered as : 8/12/01 00:45)
Reported: 8/11/2001 22:33
Posted: 1/26/2003
Location: Halifax (Canada), NS
Shape: Fireball
Duration:2 min
Fireball with 3 even jets of flame travelling north to south making no sound...very bright,seen by 6 persons.

At about 1245 am we saw a fireball travelling north to south above us on a clear night.We could see 3 jets of flame and smoke the middle one being brighter than the right and left one which were the same unvarying brightness.It made no sound allthoght it was quite bright and travelled in a even straight line.I have seen a fireball meteor years ago but it was very irregular with chunks falling off. This sighting looked more like a rocket or something.Last seen heading into the atlantic ocean south of Halifax Nova Scotia.