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A fireball at night, as bright as a cresent moon - 8.8.2018 at 01.25 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 76486

Visibility IV / V

Arto Oksanen, Jyväskylän Sirius

Photo from Hankasalmi Observatory's Allsky camera. No sight.



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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?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • 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 cresent moon
Technical information

Alcor System OMEA-1.3M-HCA AllSky camera, 60s exposure.

Comments: 1 pcs
Veikko Mäkelä - 8.8.2018 at 18.32 Report this

Kuvan perusteella saattaisi olla perseidi.

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