Another nice fireball lights up again south Mediterranean Sea on December 2nd

portadaAt 23h40 UT on December 2nd a nice fireball lighted up again the Mediterranean Sea skies.

This object could be registered with the SMART Project's detectors operated at Calar Alto (Almería), Sierran Nevada (Granada), La Sagra (Granada), La Hita (Toledo) and Seville observatories.

This fireball could also be recorded with the Calar Alto Observatory (Almería) south surveillance webcam. 

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November 22nd 2020: fireballs persist on illuminating South Spain skies

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November 22nd 2020

After the night of November 21st, with three fireballs above South Spain skies, on November 22nd at 00h54 UT another fireball illuminated the skies.

This object could be registered with the SMART Project's detectors operated at Calar Alto (Almería), Sierran Nevada (Granada), La Sagra (Granada), La Hita (Toledo) and Seville observatories.

This fireball could also be recorded with two of the Calar Alto Observatory external surveillance webcams.

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November 21st: Night of fireballs above South Spain

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November 21st 2020

Up to three bright fireballs could be registered on the night of November 21st 2020.

First one at 00h47 UT, second one at 01h21 UT and the last one a few minutes after, at 01:32 UT.

All of them could be recorded with the SMART Project's detector located at Calar Alto (Almería), Sierra Nevada (Granada),  La Sagra (Granada), La Hita (Toledo) and Seville observatories.

Calar Alto Observatory external surveillance webcams could also follow those objects.

All of them had a cometary origin.

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Impressive fireball flew above South Spain and South Portugal skies on November 16th

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November 16th 2020

At 02h49 UT (03h49 local time) of November 16th 2020, a bright fireball soared through the skies of the southern Iberian Peninsula.

This object could be registered with the SMART Project's detectors operated at Calar Alto (Almería), Seville and La Hita (Toledo) observatories.

The West external surveillance camera located at Calar Alto Observatory could also detect this phenomena.

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Fireball above Alborán Sea (Southwest Mediterranean Sea) on November 8th 2020

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November 8th 2020

Last night, at 03:13 UT (04:13 local time), a bright fireball flew above Alborán Sea (Southwest of Mediterranean Sea) just in front of Granada and Almería (South Spain) coasts.

This event could be registered with the SMART Project's detectors located at Calar Alto (Almería), Sierra Nevada and La Sagra (Granada), La Hita (Toledo) and Seville Observatories.

Two of the Calar Alto Observatory (Almería) external surveillance webcams could also follow this object.

The spectrum emission lines of this fireball can be appreciated on the left image.

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