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Geminid Fireball - 06:21UT 12/12/2012

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Geminid Fireball - 06:21UT 12/12/2012 was created by michaeloconnell

After checking my meteor camera recordings from last night, I noticed that it captured a very bright meteor at 06:21UT - easily the brightest that I have captured to date. The meteor would have passed directly over Kildare and north Wicklow. Even though the sky was hazy and the camera could only barely see a few stars, the mneteor easily shone through the cloud. The software reckons that it is a Geminid with an estimated magnitude of -6.

Did anyone here see it?

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Replied by DeirdreKelleghan on topic Re: Geminid Fireball - 06:21UT 12/12/2012

WOW ! thats a cracker , what a catch :rock:
Cloudy here in Bray, was looking out the window around that time.

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Replied by dave_lillis on topic Re: Geminid Fireball - 06:21UT 12/12/2012

bloody hell, thats some meteor, but I was fast asleep at that time.
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