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Fireball over the Netherlands, October 13, 2009

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Fireball over the Netherlands, October 13, 2009 Robert Mikaelyan acted fast as a bright meteor streaked across the sky at about 19:00 local time (17:00 UTC), snapping six photos of the meteor over three seconds.

Robert Mikaelyan

Dissipating trail behind the Netherlands fireball

Maciej Libert, Bremerhaven, the Netherlands

Dissipating trail behind the Netherlands fireball
Maciej Liebert of Bremerhaven captured several photos in the aftermath of the fireball that crossed the sky of the Netherlands on October 13, 2009 after about 19:00 local time (17:00 UTC).

Infrasound detection of Netherlands bolide

Läslo Evers, KNMI

Infrasound detection of Netherlands bolide
An infrasound array, designed to listen for ground-shaking events, apparently detected the explosion of the Netherlands bolide witnessed by thousands on October 13, 2009.

Original image data dated on or about October 13, 2009.

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