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Meteor and Fireball News

Here is a list of the latest Meteor and Fireball news items from the SPA Meteor section
 
 
Video of Richard Fleet's talk at the SPA meeting in July 2014
 
Richard Fleet gave a very informative talk about meteor observing using video cameras at this meeting. To view the video of his talk, click on the link below:
 
Richard Fleet's talk
 

Wed, 18 Oct 2017   - A nicely timed Orionid maximum


Sun, 06 Aug 2017   - Enjoy the Perseids (and ignore the hype)


Wed, 19 Apr 2017   - The Lyrids are approaching their 2017 peak


Sun, 11 Dec 2016   - Geminid maximum battles the Full Moon


Wed, 23 Nov 2016   - Bright Fireball @ 17:15 GMT on Wed Nov 23rd


Sun, 25 Sep 2016   - Bright Fireball @ 23:34 BST on Fri Sep 23rd


Sun, 28 Aug 2016   - A new arrival at the Zoo


Sun, 07 Aug 2016   - Perseid maximum is approaching


Fri, 05 Aug 2016   - New issue of the ezine MeteorNews


Thu, 31 Dec 2015   - Getting Ready for the Quadrantids


Thu, 10 Dec 2015   - Getting Ready for the Geminids (part 4): Records


Mon, 07 Dec 2015   - Getting Ready for the Geminids (part 3) : Numbers


Fri, 04 Dec 2015   - Getting Ready for the Geminids (part 2) : Imaging


Tue, 01 Dec 2015   - Getting Ready for the Geminids (part 1) : Basics


Thu, 22 Oct 2015   - Award for Bill Ward


Thu, 01 Oct 2015   - Radio Meteor Scatter meeting on Sat Oct 31st


Sat, 08 Aug 2015   - Perseid maximum is approaching


Mon, 03 Aug 2015   - International Meteor Conference 2016


Thu, 23 Jul 2015   - The meteor "observing season" is starting


Sun, 03 May 2015   - Spectrum and Orbit for a bright meteor


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