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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 12.4.2019 at 04.30 Kangasala Observation number 82353

Visibility III / V

Markku Lintinen, Tampereen Ursa

The bright fireball of election night was out of reach of the cameras. Here, instead, are the final moments of the second fireball flight in the direction of Cassiopeia at dawn.



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  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • Less than a second
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball faded away
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Northeast
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About half way between the horizon and the zenith
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
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