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A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon - 19.8.2022 at 01.42 Jyväskylä Observation number 108675

Visibility III / V

Harri Kiiskinen, Jyväskylän Sirius

The bright fireball was captured by Nyrölä's meteor 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?
    • 1 second
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, as bright as a crescent moon
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • East
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • About 1/3 from the horizon towards the zenith
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • -5.7
Comments: 3 pcs
Mikko Peussa - 19.8.2022 at 23.24 Report this

Aikamoinen välähdys. Hieno havainto!

Mari Massinen - 20.8.2022 at 00.54 Report this

Välähti ns navetan takana. Sillä tulin kahtoon jot näinkö näkyjä. Ohutta revontulta ja Otava hyvin näkyvissä

Mari Massinen - 20.8.2022 at 01.28 Report this

Jahas. 20.08.2022 välähti n.00.45.ekasti ala taivaalla ja sitten korkeemmin. Väli n.vajaa puol' min. Pohjonen, otava keskellä. Rakennus taivaan jakaja. Alhaalla välähti. Revontulihaituva myös Otavan alla.

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