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A fireball at night, as bright as a full moon - 5.12.2021 at 17.30 Pori Observation number 102876

Visibility III / V


As the car drove, the fireball flew west and seemed to break apart a bit before going out. Towards the end, a greenish glow. The car dashcam filmed it in a video where it is clearly visible.

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  • Accuracy of the given observation time?
    • Maximum of 1 minutes difference possible
  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • 6 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball broke into pieces, which faded away
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a full moon
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • West
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About half way between the horizon and the zenith
Comments: 2 pcs
Mikko Peussa - 5.12.2021 at 21.18 Report this

Voit lisätä videon myös suoraan havaintoon niin näkyy heti tuossa kuvat ja kertomukset listalla. Lisäsin linkin videosta myös havaintokertomukseen. Toivottavasti on ok sinun puolesta. Hieno video!

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