Splendid Meteors


ON Saturday evening last, March 25, at about half-past nine local time, I happened to be observing some stars in the eastern quarter of the heavens, when I was astonished by the sudden appearance of a brilliant meteor with a long tail, or streamer, of a reddish hue. The colour of the ball itself was a vivid bluish white. It seemed to start from near… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/003425c0


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