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Have you seen the meteoric smoke-ring?

  1. Nov 3, 2014 #1
    4 seconds from start ...


    vimeo.com/110535098

    [ it's time-lapse : "...120 consecutive 30 second exposures ..." , so about 360x normal speed ]
     
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2014
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  3. Nov 3, 2014 #2

    berkeman

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    Very cool :-)
     
  4. Nov 3, 2014 #3
    Saw this on reddit not too long ago. It's a very rare thing to see, especially on film. Really fascinating stuff.
     
  5. Nov 3, 2014 #4

    davenn

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    Yup, tho I suspect that its an interaction between the meteor and the cloud/water vapor
     
  6. Nov 7, 2014 #5
    woah...Cool.....what happened exactly..?..did it explode..?... and does the same happen to most of the Meteors..?
     
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