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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 18.3.2015 at 01.25 Ikaalinen Observation number 34698

Visibility III / V

Heidi Rikala, Ursa (Helsinki)

As I photographed the Northern Lights, I noticed a bright fireball on my left. At the same time, a passenger train went in the direction of Tampere. It happened to be left in the old picture of a fireball.



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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 behind an obstacle (trees, buildings or clouds)
  • 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, brigter than the Venus
Technical information

Nikon D 7000, Samyang 8 mm. F 3.5, iso 500, 6 sec.

Comments: 1 pcs
Pekka Kokko - 18.3.2015 at 19.30 Report this

Hienosti napattu!

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