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Fort Washington, MD

Sighted on Tuesday 04. October 2016
Reported on
Shape: Fireball | Duration: 3 seconds
Source:

Large green fireball seen falling from sky over Fort Washington, Maryland.Driving north from Accokeek, Maryland to Fort Washington, Maryland, on Route 210, Indian Head Highway, I approached Old Fort Road when I saw what appeared to be a large green brightly lit object moving with a very wide tail that tapered off in the sky. It fell to earth ahead of me. It appeared to land near Oxon Hill, Maryland.((NUFORC Note: This event is reported on the American Meteor Society website as a meteor. We have looked at the video of the event on their website, and we agree with that assessment. PD))

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