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A fireball at night, brighter than the venus - 22.9.2022 at 05.01 Jyväskylä Observation number 109444

Visibility III / V

Vesa Vasankari, Ursa (Länsi-Suomi)

With the help of Vesanto's observation, I found this partially visible fireball between the trees. The beginning and the end were behind the yard trees illuminated by the outdoor lights looking very wintry. The black and white night vision mode used by the camera in low light emphasizes the effect.



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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?
    • Less than a second
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared behind an obstacle (trees, buildings or clouds)
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • North
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
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