Fireball above Ciudad Real and Córdoba provinces

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August 10th 2021

At 00:55 UT of August 10th, a bright fireball could be seeing above Castilla La Mancha. This phenomena has been registered with the SMART Project's detectors operated at La Sagra and Sierra Nevada in Granada, La Hita in Toledo and Seville as well as it was registered with the North and Northwest surveillance cameras operated at Calar Alto Observatory in Almería

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Asteroidal origin fireball on August 6th 2021

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August 7th 2021

Although all initial data pointed that this fireball was a re-entry of space debris in our atmosphere, new data have revealed that the origin of this object was asteriodal.

Last night of August 6th 2021, at 21h12 UT, lot of people living in Southern Spain could see the bright light on the sky caused by this fireball above Morocco.

The event was registered with the SMART Project’s detector located at Calar Alto (Almería), Sierra Nevada (Granada) and Sevilla observatories.

Two of the external surveillance webcams operated at Calar Alto Observatory in Almería, also registered the phenomena.

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Impressive fireball above Almería (Southeast Spain) on August 5th 2021

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August 5th 2021

At 00h22 UT of last August 5th 2021, a very bright fireball, ending with a huge explosion, flew above Almería’s skies (Southeast Spain).

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

As this object happened very high above the horizon, some Calar Alto external surveillance webcams recorded the flash of the explosion, but only one camera pointing to the sky saw the phenomena completely. The video is impressive.

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Second Perseid on August the 3rd

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August 4th 2021

Just an hour and a half later, at 21h31 of the same August 3rd, another Perseid iluminated the skies again.

This time, SMART Project’s detector operated at Calar Alto (Almería), La Hita (Toledo), Sierra Nevada (Granada), El Arenosillo (Huelva) and Seville operated, registered this fireball.

Again two of the Calar Alto Observatory external webcams recorded a nice videos of this event.

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Nice Perseid at dusk on August 3rd 2021

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August 4th 2021

Last August 3rd at dusk, a nice and long Perseid flew above Castilla La Mancha and Andalucía skies.

This fireball could be registered with the SMART Project’s detector operated at Calar Alto (Almería), La Sagra (Granada), La Hita (Toledo), Madrid and Seville observatories.

Two Calar Alto Observatory external surveillance webcams also recorded this event.

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