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A fireball at night, brighter than a full moon - 27.1.2023 at 18.04 Helsinki, Käpylä Observation number 111663

Visibility III / V

The fireball flew quite low and was quite big. The flight was visible very bright and clear for a couple of seconds, after which it disappeared. You can't tell from the traffic noise whether there was sound or not.

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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?
    • 2 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than a full moon
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Southwest
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
Comments: 1 pcs
Anne Laurikainen - 28.1.2023 at 08.37 Report this

Kyllä näkyi erittäin kirkkaana tämä tulipallo Orimattilassakin. Luulimme hetken jopa ilotulitteeksi kun olimme juuri ajamassa keskustan  läpi. Samalla tavalla sammui nopeasti nimittäin. Vaikuttava näky jälleen.

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