(meteorobs) Perseid pic from space

Chris Peterson clp at alumni.caltech.edu
Tue Aug 16 10:57:38 EDT 2011

Several sources have reported that the ISS was over China when the image 
was made.

Given the fairly small surface area any particular meteor can be seen, 
the likelihood of this one being imaged from beneath is pretty small. 
But it would make for a great pair of images.


Chris L Peterson
Cloudbait Observatory

On 8/16/2011 8:35 AM, Thomas Ashcraft wrote:
> I wonder where the ISS was over at the time of that meteor? Maybe there
> was also an image of that particular meteor taken from Earth by a
> meteorobs observer somewhere?
> Thomas

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