Observer's comments:   One visual capture this night. Lots of cloud and lightning through the night.

Meteor 1  :   July 4, 2008    0329 UT

Movie 1 :  Sentinel camera capture, without sound:  6 seconds  813 KB

Movie 2 :  Ashcraft's forward scatter system, video and sound:
Evident radio reflection in the the midst of a sporadic-E episode.
FB20080704_0329ut_Ashcraft.mp4   9 seconds  1.2 MB

Radio spectrogram of the time of the above meteor.  61.250 MHz reception above white line, 83.250 MHz below white line.
Meteor above occurs during the 0329 UT minute. The horizontal lines are a seasonal phenomenon known as "sporadic-E".  All other dots are space dust particles.

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