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2012 in images and words

Meteors Posted on Sun, January 13, 2013 17:32:36

Overview of all my 2012 observations:

http://www.astrorocker.nl/Meteors/Observations/2012.htm



Januari 13, 2013: small fireball

EN-98 Fireballs Posted on Sun, January 13, 2013 11:43:10

During the night 12/13 januari 2013 my all sky camera captured a small fireball. The meteor appeared (as seen from Ermelo) near the bright star Capella (alpha Auriga). It looked like a fast meteor.

Picture 1: image of the small fireball captured in the constellation of Auriga and Cameliopardalis. Click on the image for a larger version.

Camera: Canon EOS 450D
Lens: Sigma 4.5 mm F2.8 EX DC Circulair fish eye
Timer Controller: HAMA DCCS timer controller
Exposure time: 119s
Interval: 1 s
ISO: 400
F: 3,2
Date: 13-01-2013
Period UT: 01:08:00 – 01:09:59 UT
Time meteor UT: Unknown
Classification: SPO
Constellation: AUR-CAM
Brightness: -3
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