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No. 324


An Owl Visits Ashcraft's Sky and Fireball Observatory

Full moon, November 13, 2008, an Owl descended from the sky and landed on the clear dome of my fireball camera. It stayed for a few minutes and then flew away.

Here is a shortened movie of the episode :   Quicktime .mp4 format         24 seconds       6.1 MB


Experimental Sentinel fireball camera on loan from Sandia National Laboratories.

Nightly archive of fireball movies here:    http://www.heliotown.com/Ashcrafts_Fireball_Archive.html

Thomas Ashcraft

New Mexico