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A fireball at night, as bright as a cresent moon - 20.3.2016 at 21.22 Joutsa Observation number 49893

Visibility IV / V

quite bright and nicely goes through the halo of the moon.

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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?
    • 5 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • I did not see the end of the fireball
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • East
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the zenith towards the horizont
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon
Technical information

Full sky camera Samsung SHC-737 Tamron 3-8mm F1.0 IR. 3 minute total image

Comments: 3 pcs
Mikko Peussa - 20.3.2016 at 23.54 Report this

Komea nappaus ja vielä halon poikki!

Pentti Arpalahti - 21.3.2016 at 01.08 Report this

Joo, just sen halon poikki, joka hävisi Helsingissä 21.20 ja siirryin sisälle.

Joni Virtanen - 21.3.2016 at 08.44 Report this

on hieno ja varmasti livenä ollut upea!

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