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A fireball at night, as bright as a full moon - 10.11.2020 at 19.33 Espoo Observation number 94859

Visibility V / V

Panu Lahtinen, Pollux, Aalto-yliopisto

A celestial camera observation of a pretty bright fireball. According to the data, the duration is about 3.5 s.

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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?
    • 3 seconds
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Southwest
  • 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, as bright as a full moon
Technical information

60 s maximum stack. Watec WAT-902H3 Ultimate, Novus NVL-2812D / IR 2.8-12 mm f / 1.2

Comments: 2 pcs
Jyrki Ala-Reini - 10.11.2020 at 21.54 Report this

Isossakyrössä näkyi kaakossa ehkä 30 asteen molemminpuolin. Sammumishetkellä etelässä.

Jasmine Färling - 11.11.2020 at 12.22 Report this

Näin tämän myös ollessani kävelyllä Otaniemessä.

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