|Occurred : 5/16/2013 22:49 (Entered as : 05/16 22:49)
Reported: 5/17/2013 2:30:37 AM 02:30
Location: Kihei, HI
|A golden fireball in free fall west of Maui
Standing on my balcony, looking at the western sky, I heard feint thunder, then a golden fireball fell out of sky 20 degrees above the horizon...free-fall, straight down, maybe into the ocean.
This is not what asteroids or shooting stars typically do.
At the horizon my sight was obstructed with trees and buildings. I saw a flash. Odd.