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A fireball at night, as bright as a cresent moon - 30.10.2019 at 01.26 Tampere Observation number 86267

Visibility IV / V

Markku Lintinen, Tampereen Ursa

This has already made many observations in Vahti. Brightened spectacularly even in images from an insensitive IR camera.



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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?
    • 2 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball faded away
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Northwest
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Low near the horizon
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon
Technical information

3 fps.

Comments: 1 pcs
Jukka Laakso - 30.10.2019 at 09.42 Report this

Hyvä osuma!
Olin kuvailemassa DS-kohteita kun tuo hieno vihreä punertavapyrstöinen tulipallo ilmaantui. Värikkäin tapaus pitkiin aikoihin. Harmittavasti oma tulipallokamerani tihrusti päinvastaiseen suuntaan.

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