03:30 AM - 4:00 AM MDT
Mead, Colorado

Exposure Data

30 min stack of 1 second exposures

Optics and Camera

Custom Built All Sky Camera

Processing Tools

Photoshop CS5

Fireball - June 23, 2012.

Fireball - June 23, 2012

In this image, a colorful fireball flashed overhead in the twiliight skies of June 23, 2012.  The fireball originated near the star Vega in the constellation of Lyra.

The semicircular trail at frame bottom is from an airplane while a nearby industrial park brightens the western horizon.