2005 Fireball Cases
Year Month Day Time Location Province Type Duration Colour Witnesses Shape Strangeness Reliability Source Evaluation Photo Comments
2005 1 9 2130 Driftpile AB nl 10 red   fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright, exploding fireball  
2005 1 9 2145 Joussard AB nl 8 white   fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fireball that was "extreme white"  
2005 1 9   Kinuso AB nl 5     fireball 2 5 MIAC e   fireball    
2005 1 12 700 Marystown NF nd 5   2 fireball 4 6 Media p   bright obj. in E w/fiery tail; "was there and then it was gone"  
2005 1 13 645 Seagrave ON nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fragmenting bolide w/trail  
2005 1 17 2035 Calgary AB nd 120 yellow 1 fireball 6 4 NUFORC i   12-16 objs. flew overhead, then 30 secs. later, flew back  
2005 1 23 1830 Montreal PQ nl 2     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   flaring fireball with persistent trail  
2005 1 24 1750 Beamsville ON nd   white 2 fireball 4 5 ParaRes p   shooting star seen, silver streak appeared, blinked, shot away  
2005 1 25 32 Victoria BC nd 30   2 fireball 4 4 NUFORC p   obj. like "rocket firetrail" going SW, then 2 small objs. flashed  
2005 1 28 1939 Dawson City YK nl 4     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   slow-moving fireball, split into 4 fragments  
2005 2 2 200 Vancouver BC nl   yellow 1 fireball 3 5 HBCCUFO p   large flash of light lit up cloud behind mtn.; going ENE  
2005 2 7 1940 Norman Bay NF nl 3 white 2 fireball 3 5 Evidence p   starlike obj. descending rapidly behind hill in Labrador  
2005 2 7 440 Calahoo AB nl 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright, fragmenting fireball making "staccato" sound  
2005 2 18 2130 Okatoks AB nl 10     fireball 3 4 MIAC e   slow-moving bolide with persistent trail  
2005 2 21 2214 Regina SK nl 3     fireball 3 6 NWSURC e   bright fireball low in sky, fragmenting  
2005 2 21 2200 North Battleford SK nl   green 1 fireball 3 6 NWSURC e   slow falling star going from NW to SE  
2005 2 21 2215 Midale SK nl 3 green 2 fireball 3 7 NWSURC e   glowing obj. w/trail, in NE going S  
2005 2 21 14 Grande Prairie AB nl 300 green 1 fireball 5 4 NUFORC u   light approached, hovered overhead, shot into sky, zig-zagged  
2005 2 21 2210 Dauphin   MB nl 10     fireball 3 4 MIAC p   long-duration fireball with trail  
2005 2 21 2214 Regina SK nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fragmenting bolide seen low in sky  
2005 2 22 1911 Penticton BC nl     1 fireball 2 8 AMS e   bolide in SW  
2005 2 22 1912 Penticton BC nl 1     fireball 3 6 MIAC e   slow, fragmenting fireball  
2005 2 24 1700 Gaspesie PQ nl       fireball 3 4 MIAC i   3 brilliant objs. seen in short succession, one w/long trail  
2005 3 4 2315 Scarborough ON nl 8 white 1 fireball 3 6 NUFORC p   obj. like fast plane w/bright light  
2005 3 5 2315 Scarborough ON nl 4 white 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   bright obj. "burned up" streaking towards S  
2005 3 6 2130 Langley BC nl 5   3 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   fireball "falling from sky"  
2005 3 8 2135 Calgary AB nl 3     fireball 3 5 MIAC i   fireball    
2005 3 12 1940 Vancouver BC nl   green   fireball 3 7 HBCCUFO p y hundreds of witnesses to bright fireball  
2005 3 12 1945 Coquitlam BC nl 10 green 1 fireball 3 7 NUFORC p   obj. w/bright green trail streaking W, low in sky  
2005 3 12 1945 Victoria BC nl 5 green 3 fireball 3 8 NUFORC p   obj. w/fiery trail streaked across sky  
2005 3 12 1935 Gibson's Landing BC nl     2 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going S-SW  
2005 3 12 1930 Vancouver BC nl     1 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going SW-S  
2005 3 12 1950 Vancouver BC nd 10 green 1 fireball 3 7 UFOBC p   obj. w/tail flew overhead, descending  
2005 3 12 2000 Surrey BC nl 10 yellow 1 fireball 3 7 UFOBC p   obj. going W-E went "puff" in sky; sulfur smell noted  
2005 3 12 1944 Vancouver BC nl     1 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going S-SW  
2005 3 12 2020 Abbotsford BC nl     1 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going SW-W  
2005 3 12 2030 Sombrio Beach BC nl     1 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going SW-NW  
2005 3 12 2230 Castlegar BC nl     1 fireball 3 8 AMS e   bright bolide going E-NE  
2005 3 12 1945 Victoria BC nl 8 blue 2 fireball 3 6 NUFORC p   large fireball travelling E-W in S  
2005 3 12 1945 Campbell River BC nl 1 green 1 fireball 2 5 NUFORC p   bright fireball w/yellow tail, heading W rapidly  
2005 3 12 1935 Vancouver BC nl 3 green   fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball seen over wide area  
2005 3 12 2000 Deep Cove BC nl 4     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball seen over wide area  
2005 3 12 1942 Delta BC nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball seen over wide area  
2005 3 12 1930 Nanaimo BC nl 4     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball seen over wide area  
2005 3 22 2158 Edmonton AB nl   orange 2 fireball 4 7 DND p   burning obj. bearing 290 from city, going N to E, piece fell to ground
2005 3 23 2135 Bathurst NB nl 2 orange 1 fireball 3 7 DOT p   fiery obj. fell to ground west of airport  
2005 3 23 2005 Riverview NB nl     1 fireball 3 4 Media p   flaming ball travelling N-S  
2005 3 23 2026 Digby NS nl     1 fireball 3 4 Media p   flaming ball in SW sky  
2005 3 23   Lincoln NB nl   orange 2 fireball 3 4 Media p   rotating ball of fire larger than aircraft, "almost stationary"  
2005 3 23 2030 Lincoln NB nl 300 orange 2 fireball 4 5 Media p y long-duration fireball nearly stationary in sky  
2005 3 23   Elsipogtog NB nl       fireball 3 1 Media i   fireball?  
2005 3 24   Digby NS nl       fireball 3 1 Media i   fireball?  
2005 3 25 2020 East Uniacke NS nl     1 fireball 3 6 AMS p   fireball seen in SW  
2005 3 31 1935 Lloydminster SK nl 5 white 1 fireball 3 7 NWSURC e   fireball going E-SE  
2005 3 31 1930 Guernsey SK nl     2 fireball 2 5 NWSURC p   fireball going N-S  
2005 3 31 2031 Regina SK nl 4   1 fireball 2 8 NWSURC e y fireball in E, low to horizon  
2005 3 31 2031 Lloydminster SK nl 5     fireball 2 8 MIAC e y fireball captured on all-sky camera, seen in E sky low to horizon  
2005 4 3 2105 Moncton NB nl   orange 2 fireball 3 5 Media p   ball of fire going S-N low to horizon  
2005 4 8 955 Lloydminster SK dd 60 orange 1 fireball 4 8 NWSURC p   dim light leaving contrail in sky  
2005 4 8 1055 Lloydminster SK dd 60     fireball 4 5 MIAC i   daylight fireball seen, with trail lasting 6 minutes  
2005 4 10 2045 Fredericton NB nl     1 fireball 2 7 AMS e   fireball travelling in NE  
2005 4 10 2045 Shediac NB nl     1 fireball 2 7 AMS e   fireball travelling in S  
2005 4 10 30 Sherwood Park AB nl 30     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   slow fireball w/long trail  
2005 4 10 800 Glenella MB dd 2     fireball 3 6 MIAC e   fireball made whistling sound  
2005 4 19 7 Vancouver BC nl 2 green 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   bright fireball shot W  
2005 4 22   Regina SK nl     1 fireball 3 6 NWSURC e y Lyrid fireball on All-Sky Meteor camera  
2005 4 22 410 Regina SK nl 1     fireball 2 8 MIAC e y Lyrid fireball captured on video  
2005 4 23 2125 Kelowna BC nl 5 green 2 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   ball of light burst into smaller balls as it descended  
2005 4 23 2122 Vancouver BC nl 1     fireball 2 5 MIAC e   flaring fireball    
2005 4 23 2103 Delta Marsh MB nl       fireball 3 6 MIAC e   bright fireball; sonic booms and smoke trail, ground search conducted
2005 4 25   Portage la Prairie MB dd     1 fireball 3 5 Media e   bright fireball exploded, sound heard?  
2005 5 2 2102 Saskatoon SK nl     1 fireball 2 6 NWSURC e   fireball seen    
2005 5 7 130 Durham ON nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fragmenting fireball  
2005 5 9 420 Saskatoon SK nl 1     fireball 3 7 NWSURC e   bright fireball seen briefly  
2005 5 9 420 Saskatoon SK nl 1     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fast, flaring fireball  
2005 5 25 2103 Sechelt BC nl 3 white 1 fireball 3 7 UFOBC p   light w bluish "attachment" at front, falling N-SW into ocean  
2005 5 28 2217 Calgary AB nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright fireball    
2005 6 20 2156 Ottawa ON nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fireball with multiple fragments, persistent train  
2005 7 2 2359 Windsor ON nl   orange 3 fireball 3 6 HBCCUFO p   obj. "like transport truck," "with flames shooting off it"  
2005 7 6 1910 Ottawa ON dd 20   2 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   streal of light moving across sky "at a very alarming speed"  
2005 7 27 845 Victoria BC dd     6 fireball 2 5 NUFORC p   obj. on fire falling through sky into ocean  
2005 7 27 2240 Surrey BC nd 3 white 1 fireball 2 7 UFOBC p   bright ball of light w/streaking tail  
2005 7 30 2330 Chatham ON nl 4     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball with "following trails"  
2005 7 30 2325 Goderich ON nl 1     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright, large fireball  
2005 7 30 2330 St. Catherines ON nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC p   very bright fireball  
2005 7 30 2330 Brampton ON nl 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e y slow, flaring fireball, captured on video  
2005 8 1 2355 Creston BC nd 90 orange 1 fireball 3 6 HBCCUFO p   obj. split in 2, hovered separately, then flew away, vanished  
2005 8 1 2000 Montreal PQ nl 3 multi 1 fireball 3 7 DND p   boule de feu, descente du sud  
2005 8 1 2111 Orono ON nl 3     fireball 3 6 MIAC e   extremely bright, slow-moving fireball  
2005 8 1 2030 McMasterville PQ nl 15     fireball 3 5 MIAC i   bright fireball    
2005 8 2 2258 Maidstone SK nl 6 blue 1 fireball 3 5 NWSURC p   thin blue line, no flaring or flash, disappeared  
2005 8 2 100 Sandibanks ON nl 4 white 1 fireball 2 6 HBCCUFO p   horizontal shooting star, 2-3s trail  
2005 8 2 50 Sudbury ON nl 8     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   slow-moving fireball    
2005 8 2 2355 Drayton AB nl 2     fireball 3 6 MIAC e   fast fireball  
2005 8 5 2320 Saskatoon SK nl 5 yellow 2 fireball 4 7 NWSURC p   shooting star came from N, slowed, broke into 3, then sped to S  
2005 8 6 14 Maidstone SK nl 2 red 1 fireball 2 6 NWSURC p   ball of light came from NE, vanished towards S  
2005 8 6 2200 St. Armand PQ nl 3     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright fireball    
2005 8 15 2300 Borden PI nl 60 multi 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC i   glowing obj. flew across sky. then shot upwards  
2005 8 17 2005 Powell River BC nl   green 1 fireball 3 7 UFOBC p   burst of light like flare or fireworks  
2005 8 19 2015 Moose Jaw SK nl       fireball 2 7 NWSURC e   fireball seen    
2005 8 19 2320 Maidstone SK nl     1 fireball 2 7 NWSURC p   bright light appeared, moved S-N  
2005 8 19 530 Saugenay PQ nd 300   1 fireball 4 8 QUA p   fireball w/trail appeared, remained stationary, then dropped  
2005 8 28 2306 Calgary AB nl 1     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fast fireball, like a "flame"  
2005 8 31 2050 Lynden ON nl 1 white   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   big, fragmenting fireball  
2005 9 2 2209 South Shore NS nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bolide w/persistent train  
2005 9 5 525 Toronto ON nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fragmenting meteor, "like lightning behind me"  
2005 9 11 2200 Bowmanville ON nl 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   bright fireball, shockingly beautiful, hissing as it traveled  
2005 9 13 2300 Ashton ON nl 3     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fireball w/persistent train  
2005 9 19 2230 Vancouver BC nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fireball seen    
2005 10 2 2100 Riviere-du-Loup PQ nd   green 1 fireball 3 6 DOT p   low-flying obj. with long train  
2005 10 3 744 Niagara Falls ON nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fireball with trail  
2005 10 7 2230 Cardston AB nl 2 blue 1 fireball 3 5 HBCCUFO p   blue light "falling out of the sky"  
2005 10 22 1857 Cold Lake AB nl 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   slow-moving fireball with persistent train  
2005 10 25 2100 Calgary AB nl   white 1 fireball 3 5 DND i   obj. like large, bright "magnesium-burning" meteor  
2005 10 25 2055 Millarville AB nl 1     fireball 2 5 MIAC i   fast fireball seen from car  
2005 10 25 2057 Calgary AB nl 3     fireball 3 6 MIAC e   fragmenting fireball  
2005 10 26 2036 Dryden ON nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fast bolide  
2005 10 26 117 Calgary AB nl 1     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   driver in car saw fireball  
2005 10 26 719 Calgary AB nl 1     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   driver in car saw fireball  
2005 10 28 600 Edmonton AB nl     6 fireball 2 2 Internet p   obj. reported as "nice fireball" seen  
2005 10 29 2304 Hanwell NB nd 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   brilliant bolide, train persisted for 10-15 seconds  
2005 10 30 2100 Whitby ON nl 2     fireball 2 5 MIAC e   slow-moving fireball    
2005 10 30 2202 Peterborough ON nl 1     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fragmenting, fast fireball, short train  
2005 10 31   Regina SK nl 2     fireball 2 7 NWSURC e y fireball recorded  
2005 10 31 2205 Regina SK nl 1     fireball 3 7 MIAC e y visual and video observations of fast, bright bolide  
2005 11 2 1842 Toronto ON nd   white 1 fireball 2 3 HBCCUFO p   white streak "went across horizon"  
2005 11 3 2040 Conception Bay NF nl 2 white 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   shooting star, long tail, exploded in flight  
2005 11 4 2315 Maniwaki PQ nd 5 green   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fireball seen    
2005 11 12 2205 Hensall ON nl   orange   fireball 2 5 MIAC e   bolide giving off "sparks"  
2005 11 14 1945 Bromont PQ nd 2 green 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   large obj. w/burning "deflector shield"  
2005 11 20 1804 Calgary AB nl       fireball 2 4 MIAC i   bright bolide    
2005 12 1 1730 Sudbury ON nl   blue 1 fireball 3 5 HBCCUFO p   obj. w/trail flew N-SE. burned up  
2005 12 1 1700 Thunder Bay ON nl 90 green 1 fireball 3 3 NUFORC p   obj. like "energy ball" came down, veered, disappeared  
2005 12 8 30 Oakville ON nl 10 red 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   fiery flash came from NW, orange trail, 3 pieces broke off, burned up  
2005 12 8 648 Harrietsfield NS nl 5     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   slow bolide with trail, sound noted  
2005 12 11 2230 Parry Sound ON nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright fireball    
2005 12 12 2200 Whitby ON nl 3 green 1 fireball 3 6 HBCCUFO p   large spherical obj. moving quickly E, downward to horizon  
2005 12 12 2130 Comox BC nl 20 green 2 fireball 3 6 DND p   obj. over treeline  
2005 12 12 1924 Calgary AB nl 2 blue   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright fireball    
2005 12 12 2145 Langford BC nl 3 green   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fragmenting fireball  
2005 12 13 1730 Renfrew ON nl 2 white 1 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   fireball moving NE-SW, long tail, low to horizon   
2005 12 13 1715 Lindsay ON nl 20 blue 1 fireball 4 5 NUFORC p   round, slow-moving light going E-W, turned sharply N, vanished  
2005 12 13 1730 Arnprior ON nl 3 green 1 fireball 3 7 Internet p   bright obj. crossing sky E-W parallel to horizon, fragmented  
2005 12 13 1730 Oshawa ON nl 2     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fragmenting fireball  
2005 12 13 1739 Stirling ON nl 10     fireball 3 7 MIAC e   fireball split into 6-10 fragments  
2005 12 13 1725 St-Jerome PQ nl 6     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fireball seen    
2005 12 13 1724 Gatineau PQ nl       fireball 2 4 MIAC i   fireball seen    
2005 12 13 1730 Cobourg ON nl 1 blue   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   fireball seen    
2005 12 13 1900 Coldwater ON nl 3     fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright light seen    
2005 12 13   Kanata ON nl       fireball 2 4 MIAC e   bright light fragmenting into 2-3 pieces  
2005 12 13 2307 Tsawassen BC nl 2     fireball 2 5 MIAC e   fast fireball seen    
2005 12 16 2130 Collingwood ON nl 5 orange 2 fireball 3 5 NUFORC p   streaking ball in SE going E-W, falling to horizon  
2005 12 19 5 Bowmanville ON nl 7 green   fireball 2 6 MIAC e   bright fireball    
2005 12 28 1940 Wabowden MB nl 5 blue 4 fireball 4 5 NUFORC p   zig-zagging light falling through sky