Re: (meteorobs) A (somewhat) unusual meteor?
It's my understanding that often a meteor will pass through "thin"
and "thick" patches of the atmosphere, causing ignition and reignition. I
have witnessed a few of these over the years (very few) and they are quite
Kim S. Youmans
Richard Livingstone wrote:
> Hi readers,
> One of the swift Perseid meteors I observed early Aug 13 vanished in the
> usual way and then seemed to reappear with two successive flashes before
> finally disappearing. Can anyone offer an explanation. (It's possible
> another meteor may have began where the former ended, so its path would be
> R Livingstone
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