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A fireball at night, as bright as a cresent moon - 26.1.2019 at 20.36 Rovaniemi Observation number 80807

Visibility IV / V

Lauri Turunen, Corona Borealis, Rovaniemi

We drove by car in Rovaniemi on Vennivaarantie, when a bright star flight appeared directly above, which continued straight down for several seconds and disappeared behind Vennivaara, ie to the northwest of us. Before disappearing behind the danger, it looked as if the song had split into two parts.



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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?
    • 3 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared behind an obstacle (trees, buildings or clouds)
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Northwest
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Very low near the horizon
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon
Comments: 1 pcs
Esko Lyytinen - 27.1.2019 at 15.00 Report this

Tätä havaittiin Ruotsista ja Norjasta. Paitsi kuvaa(videotakin) niin analyysiä löytyy linkistä:

http://norskmeteornettverk.no/meteor/20190126/183619/

 

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