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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 27.3.2018 at 00.07 Ikaalinen Observation number 72032

Visibility III / V

Jarno Paananen, Tampereen Ursa

The Allsky camera had captured the ball that went low. I can’t tell the shape whether it was coming or going, but in the picture the direction is southeast.



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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?
    • Not known
  • 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?
    • Southeast
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Very low near the horizon
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brigter than the Venus
Technical information

ZWO ASI120MM-S camera, 2.1mm lens, 150 degree angle, 10s exposure

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