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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 20.4.2019 at 23.31 Varkaus Observation number 82537

Visibility III / V

Veli-Pekka Hentunen, Warkauden Kassiopeia

A possible fireball in the sky camera image of the Härkämäki observatory. The bright satellites have been checked on the Heavens-Above website.

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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?
    • 1 second
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • West
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • -6
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
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Härkämäki Observatory Oculus Allsky camera: black and white, 1 Mpx

Comments: 1 pcs
Markku Lintinen - 22.4.2019 at 19.14 Report this

Negatiivinen havainto Kangasalta. Periaatteessa olisi pitänyt näkyä, mutta saattoi jäädä puun taakse.

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