Michael Boschat in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, obtained this very nice Leonid picture in
a remarkable part of the sky on November 17/18, 2000 at 0850 UT.
Long lasting persistent train of the 07:46:59 UT fireball
as seen from aircraft in a panoramic view.
check NASA HQ's
Near-Live Leonid Watching System.
Peter Jenniskens and Bo Gustafson observed a bright -8
Leonid fireball at 7:46:59 UT in south-western direction while flying near Fort
Lauderdale in a cessna aircraft. Note the diffuse beginning of the 07:46:59 UT fireball.
The fireball ended outside the field of view and left
a long-lasting persistent train.
Leonid of 08:36:39 UTC 11/18/2000 in a video clip by George Varros. George writes: "What an event! There were
plenty of meteors for all!"
The same bright
fireball as seen by Tony Cook from Alexandria, Virginia.