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Visual Meteor watch report form

Nowadays it is common for observers to report their observations via applications such as Word, Excel, Notepad or as PDF documents. All of these formats are acceptable, as long as the report includes the key information described below.

Please see the Meteor Section's Observing Instructions for help and advice completing the report form. The Details to Record section includes specific instructions relating to each of the fields to be completed.

 

Date of Observation:

Observer:

Contact Details:

Site:



deg. min. sec. N S

deg. min. sec. E W

metres above sea level

Observing Conditions:





(if cloud present, estimate percentage cloud cover every 15 minutes during the watch and include this data at the bottom of the report form)

Watch Times:

Please give all times in UT

h m h m
h m h m

Observation Report:

Time
Mag
Type
Rel
Train
Notes
h
m
s