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Perseid Fireball with UV/Blue spectrum

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About this observation
Observer
Bill W
Time of observation
13/08/2019 - 01:41
Object
Perseid Fireball
Observing location
Kilwinning, North Ayrshire.
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Hi res spectrum captured using cheap plastic film grating! Results are remarkable compared to much more expensive glass gratings!

Only a partial spectrum due to the fall of the meteor but excellent dispersion. Less than .5nm per pixel.

Fireball just peeked out from behind a cloud!

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