The American Meteor Society has received numerous reports of a fireball occurring over Texas and Oklahoma near 11:45 pm CDT on June 20, 2011. Most reports state the maximum brightness was near that of the full moon.Â Many colors were mentioned, blue being the most consistent. To view summaries of these reports, visit the AMS log for this event.
If you witnessed this fireball, pleaseÂ submit a fireball report.
Refer to event #602 for 2011.
The AMS will post photos/video should any become available to us.
Here’s an amazing video of the fireball captured by John Davis from central Texas.
June 20th 2011 Meteor over Central Texas from John Davis on Vimeo.
Magnitude -5, Brighter Than Venus, Duration 2.5 Seconds, Blue-Green in Color
Hello, I caught this fireball on my meteor camera last night — wow! I am downloading the video now… I can share if interested.