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2014-08-18 21:21 UT: kappa Cygnid with flare -4

EN-98 FireballsPosted by Koen Miskotte Sun, August 24, 2014 15:02:04

Unfortunately, a blurred image by dew on the front glass of the all sky camera. A kappa Cygnid fireball wa srecorded low at northeastern horizon (just above the star Capella). Only a hort part of th emeteortrail is visible and the endflare.

Picture 1: kappa Cygnid fireball August 18, 2014 at 21:21 UT. Click on image for a larger version.

Picture 2: crop of previous image

Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Sigma 4.5 mm F2.8 EX DC Circulair fish eye
Timer Controller: Canon TC 80N3
Exposure time: 59s
Interval: 1 s
ISO: 400
F: 3,2
Date: 18-08-2014
Period UT: 21:21:00 - 21:21:59
Time meteor UT:
Classification: KCG
Constellation: AUR
Brightness: -4 (flare)
Simultaneously with stations: EN-95 (Benningbroek, Jos Nijland)

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