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A fireball at night, as bright as the sun - 16.11.2017 at 18.40 Inari, Riutula Observation number 68345

Visibility V / V

Not visible

Our living room has two windows, facing different directions (west / south). In one window (west) a bright / bluish light flashed, in the other window (south) a yellowish, as if there was a fire / explosion. The flash lasted max. 3 seconds. We didn't notice any sound. My husband and I as observers.

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  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • 3 seconds
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as the Sun
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