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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 18.3.2015 at 21.01 Ikaalinen Observation number 34830

Visibility III / V

Heidi Rikala, Ursa (Helsinki)

A rather insane fireball flew in the eastern sky towards the north low above the tree tops. It burned green and was followed by an orange wider wool. Eventually it disintegrated into pieces that glowed for a moment and went out. The camera was - but I didn’t get to shoot, was such an amazing sight.



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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
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball broke into pieces, which faded away
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • East
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Low near the horizon
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
Comments: 1 pcs
Juhana Järvensivu - 18.3.2015 at 21.31 Report this

Minullakin oli kamera, ja suunnattuna hetkeä aiemmin suurinpiirtein tulipallon suuntaan. En ole ennen noin kirkasta tulipalloa nähnytkään.

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