Alpha-Capricornid from comet 169P/NEAT over Almería's coast


As expected, another bright Alpha-Capricornid fireball from comet 169P/NEAT meteoroid has been observed, in this case in front of Almería's coast (south Spain) on July 26, 2015 at 04:26 UT.

This fireball impacted the atmosphere at an altitude of 100 km with a speed of about 80.000 km/h. As you can see from the path projection image below, the object follow a northeast direction and it was extiguished at an altitude of about 73 km above the sea level. 


On the video below, you can observe some reflections below the fireball. These are the spectral emission lines of this object.