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A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon - 30.10.2022 at 03.54 Vesanto Observation number 110470

Visibility III / V


Last night's fireball. At the end of the flight, there was one bright flash that lit up a slightly wider area than the sky. The more accurate timestamp of the flash is 00:53:48.2 UTC. There was no radio detection of this....



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Additional information
  • Accuracy of the given observation time?
    • Maximum of 1 minutes difference possible
  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • 2 seconds
  • 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, as bright as a crescent moon
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Northwest
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
Technical information

Watec 910, Tamron 4-12mm/f1.2, UFO Capture v2

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