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Old 20-10-2017, 08:27 PM
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Orionids

Will these sneaky little fellas be making an appearance tonight?
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Old 21-10-2017, 07:25 AM
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Cloudis Obscuris was the only thing I could see, no Orionis Sparkis around here...... maybe tonight....
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Old 22-10-2017, 02:56 AM
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We'll no Orionids yet but I've got a fantastic view of clouds.
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Old 23-10-2017, 04:06 PM
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Managed about three at the Vicsouth star party on Friday night/Saturday morning.

One of them was an absolute cracker though, about mag -2.5 and it left a glowing trail that lasted quite a few minutes.
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Old 24-10-2017, 08:28 AM
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I stumbled out about 2.30 this morning and during a 15 min period saw 3 swift, short-trailed meteors.

The fainter pair were about Mag 3 at their brightest. The first only had a short trail of about 1 degree and 2 degrees for the second. I was momentary stunned and confused by the first, as this was the shortest trail that I have ever seen.

The brighter meteor was aprox Mag 2 and had a trail of about 4 to 5 degrees.
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Old 24-10-2017, 11:44 AM
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Damn that 2.5er would have been awesome. I always miss the good ones. If weather permits I might try again tonight and see if any stragglers are still passing through.
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Old 25-10-2017, 11:01 AM
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Yeah, that one produced quite a few yells from the observing field, from me included.
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