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A fireball at night, brighter than the venus - 15.8.2022 at 00.50 Mikkeli Observation number 108504

Visibility III / V


The direction of the fireball was pretty much exactly from east to west. It disappeared over the roof of the building.

The size of the fireball was the size of the tip of the little finger of the outstretched hand at the moment of vision.

It was completely silent.



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  • Accuracy of the given observation time?
    • 5 min difference possible
  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • Less than a second
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • I did not see the end of the fireball
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • West
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Direct over my head
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