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A fireball at night, brigter than the venus - 9.4.2018 at 22.18 Maaninka, Patalahti Observation number 72707

Visibility III / V

Ville Puoskari, Janne Voutilainen, Warkauden Kassiopeia

On a shooting trip, I left the camera to snap a timelapse to a nearby bird tower. As I walked back to the car on the horizon, a bright fireball flashed, which both observers rushed to see, only partially themselves.



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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?
    • 2 seconds
  • How the flight of the fireball ended?
    • The fireball disappeared suddenly
  • In which direction the fireball disappeared out of sight?
    • Southwest
  • In which altitude the bolide disappeared from your sight?
    • Very low near the horizon
  • Brightness of the fireball
    • A fireball at night, brighter than the Venus
Comments: 1 pcs
Jukka Pehkonen - 11.4.2018 at 06.11 Report this

9.4.2018 klo. 22:16 Espoo Saunalahti. Koiran iltalenkillä käveltiin kohti pohjoista. Kirkas tulipallo lounaasta luoteeseen. Lennon kesto 1 sekunti. Korkeus 45 astetta.

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