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Flying Numeral

Post by Astrophil » Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:15 am

Hi All,

Today I captured my very first transit of something a little different. Not a plane or bird but what looks like the number 3. Tomorrow I'll look for a two or four.

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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by eroel » Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:30 am

It looks like a 3 balloon set.
I have seen many balloons fly around, spaecially on some religious festivities, even many with their strings tied together.
Though I have never imaged such a transit, nice experience.
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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by rsfoto » Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:57 am

Hi Phil,

WOW, that is an interesting flyby ...

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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by DeepSolar64 » Sun Jan 10, 2021 6:51 am

I have no idea. Truly an Unidentified Flying Object!

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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by marktownley » Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:10 am

Awesome capture Phil!

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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by Carbon60 » Sun Jan 10, 2021 10:37 am

Good one, Phil :)


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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by ffellah » Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:04 pm

Hi Phil: it looks like Santa’s sled flying home.


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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by Montana » Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:29 pm

I love it!! I too thought of Santa's sleigh then thought it looked more like a flying magic bean, perhaps from Jack and the Giant Beanstalk :lol:

It was certainly high up to be that sharp, birds are always a bit blurred, however it would have to be a very fat and wingless bird that high up :lol:

Thanks for making me smile


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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by Rusted » Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:10 am

Very large, conjoined space boulders?
There appears to be slow, anticlockwise rotation or tumbling.

Update: My wife thinks the sun is broken.
So "somebody" is mending it with tape from a dispenser. :D

Excellent images BTW. :bow

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Re: Flying Numeral

Post by Stickman » Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:12 am

I don't see any reindeer, so my vote is it's a Testla roadster.....

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