posted on Feb, 14 2013 @ 11:45 PM
reply to post by JoyfullMustard
Anything that comes through the atmosphere at that speed will have a trail.
A paper plate will have a trail albeit a very brief one. Well, maybe not 'a' paper plate. Might need a stack of em!
Even a chunk of ice entering the atmosphere will leave a trail.
A comet usually has two tails, one is ionized plasma. The other is debris and ejecta.
But if it comes down through the air, it leave a trail.
And make big noises, set off car alarms, eliminate species, maybe even whole phyla, etc.
edit on 14-2-2013 by ErEhWoN because: (no reason