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A fireball in a daytime sky - 18.8.2019 at 21.20 Porvoo Observation number 84900

Visibility V / V


driving by car ~ to the northeast, the meteor appeared in front quite accurately over the observation site, moving from south to north. was remarkably bright green yet against a lighter evening sky. at least until inside the car there was no sound.



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  • Accuracy of the given observation time?
    • 5 min difference possible
  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • 2 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?
    • North
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Low near the horizon
Comments: 1 pcs
Stefan Backlund - 19.8.2019 at 10.27 Report this

Meteoriitti oli sinertävä ja pyrstö koostui kipinöistä.

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