Taurid Fireball
Taken by Frankie Lucena on November 15, 2017 @ Cabo Rojo,Puerto Rico
Click photo for larger image
  Camera Used: Unavailable Unavailable
Exposure Time: Unavailable
Aperture: Unavailable
ISO: Unavailable
Date Taken: Unavailable
More images
I captured this Taurid fireball last night while trying to capture some sprites or jets from a storm just south of the Dominican Republic. The camera I am using belongs to the Arecibo Observatory. Before the hurricane I was running this camera to capture a visual of a fragmenting meteor,just like this one,while at the same time they gather data from it using their Lidar. Unfortunately they have suffered some damage due to the hurricane so the campaign was put on standby.
  You must be logged in to comment.  
21 thumbs up
previous | next
Guide to Northern Lights
DarkSky Telescope Hire
Stargazing Experiences
Support SpaceWeather.com
Home | FAQ | Contact the Webmaster
©2016 Spaceweather.com. All rights reserved.