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2015-11-14 00:14:57 UT: sporadic meteor

EN-98 FireballsPosted by Koen Miskotte Mon, November 16, 2015 15:42:20

During the night of 13/14 november 2015 my all sky camera captured 2 sporadic meteors. This is the second one. I also observed it visually, it was a very slow meteor of magnitude 0 (a bit underestimated, it was probably magn. -1 or -2). It also showed fragmentation and a glittery tail.

Picture 1: Crop of image with very slow meteor.

Camera: Canon EOS 40D
Lens: Sigma 4.5 mm F2.8 EX DC Circulair fish eye
Timer Controller: Canon TC80N3
Exposure time: 89s
Interval: 1 s
ISO: 400
F: 3,2
Date: 14-11-2015
Period UT: 00:13:40-00:15:09
Time UT: 00:14:57 (timing CAMS Alphen aan den Rijn, Robert Haas)
Classification: SPO
Constellation: PEG/PIS
Brightness: -2
Simultaneously: All sky Alphen aan den Rijn (Robert Haas)



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