Updated:2013-08-22

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2001-10-27 : Mer du Nord (Scotland)

Spatial and Temporal Informations

Place of observation
(Mer du Nord, Scotland)
Date of observation
October 27, 2001 19h 20mn 20s 2s LT
October 27, 2001 19h 20mn 20s 2s UT
Fireball duration
3 s
Initial velocity
30 km/s
Start height of bolide
120 km
Terminal height of bolide
35 km
Trajectory slope (// horizontal)
22-23
Ground path of the fireball
~250 km

Physical and kinetics Informations

Maximum absolute magnitude
-14 -> -20
Sound
no sounds are reported

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