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A fireball at night, as bright as a cresent moon - 22.10.2014 at 23.23 Espoo Observation number 31224

Visibility IV / V

Panu Lahtinen, Ursa (Etelä-Suomi)

A pretty handsome orionide fireball recorded by a celestial camera. Based on the timing data, the duration is 1.16 s.

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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?
    • 1 second
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • South
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon
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Watec WAT-902H3 Ultimate, f / 1.2, 2.8 mm, 60 s maximum stack

Comments: 3 pcs
Emma Bruus - 23.10.2014 at 12.11 Report this

Upea animaatio, jossa näkee miten tuuli lähtee hajottamaan jättövanaa!

Jouni Raunio - 23.10.2014 at 14.29 Report this

Varmaankin sama tulipallo joka havaittiin myös Tampereella tässä havainnossa.

Janne Kari - 23.10.2014 at 15.20 Report this

Vau, tuo animaatio on aika kovaa kamaa!

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