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A fireball in a twilight sky - 8.4.2021 at 05.30 Joutseno Observation number 97438

Visibility IV / V

Not visible

In the sky, some material probably went through the atmosphere when a piece of combustion suddenly appeared in the sky (duration 1-2 seconds) after which this disappeared.

No previous experience in this matter. The first sight experience. There was no sound, sight at the moment



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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 suddenly
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Southwest
  • Sound(s) related to the fireball
    • Other kind of sound(s)
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball in a twilight sky
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