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A fireball in a twilight sky - 18.8.2019 at 21.05 Kuopio Observation number 84915

Visibility IV / V


A fireball descending quickly and obliquely from the sky was followed by a rather long fire. Before its disappearance, the fire was divided into two successive fire walls, after which the phenomenon disappeared from view. No votes.



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  • Accuracy of the given observation time?
    • 15 min difference possible
  • How long time did you see the fireball fly in the sky?
    • 4 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball in a twilight sky
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