Canada: A sudden flash of light stunned residents of Winnipeg

January 16, 2013. Many residents Winnipeg (GoogleMap) Were stunned by the sudden whitish-green flash in the night sky Tuesday.

It happened around 10:00 pm and mysterious light disappeared as suddenly as it had appeared.

Scott Young Museum in Manitoba said he was not 100 percent sure, but all signs point to light, which is a meteorite.

"Meteorites are slowed down so quickly that heat up instantly and they just explode, the so-called terminal explosion, with frequent greenish color," — he said. — "Thus, the color appearance and simple speed informs me that it happened. "

Young added that if it was meteorite, it is 14 m stories Manitoba, which passed through the atmosphere in this province.

Translation: Alex Crete
Source: CBC News

Like this post? Please share to your friends: