What's going on here?

This is a live feed (approx 8 seconds delay) from a system I have at home which is detecting meteors using radar.

A talk I gave to the Baker Street Irregular Astronomers in June 2020 which explains it:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/141x7vivsve133e/BSIA3c%20Final.mp4?dl=0

If live streaming isn't working please try later.  If it is down for a number of days please contact me to let me know.

Other resources

 

Talk to BSIA 10th Birthday (27th June 2020)  (practice version)

https://www.dropbox.com/s/141x7vivsve133e/BSIA3c%20Final.mp4?dl=0

PowerPoint used in BSIA talk

https://www.dropbox.com/s/e8vuub736sulv4j/BSIA%20meteor%20detection%20by%20radar2.pptx?dl=0

Extract of a slightly longer talk to Society for Practical Astronomy - October 2019

https://www.dropbox.com/s/zkn86kvycvjobuw/graham-cluer-detecting-meteors-by-radar-small_clipped.mp4?dl=0

 

PowerPoint used in SPA talk (the details about detecting meteors by radar start at slide 43)

https://www.dropbox.com/s/qcc5wpur7v6j3ao/SPA%20meteor%20detection%20by%20radar%20-%20final.pptx?dl=0

 

Spectrum Lab download

https://www.qsl.net/dl4yhf/speclab/install_speclab.zip

Spectrum Lab user manual

https://www.qsl.net/dl4yhf/speclab/SpecLab_Manual.pdf

 

Collaboration Database (John Berman, who owns this site, often broadcasts a live stream of his setup)

http://meteor.m81.co.uk/welcome.php

 

FUNcube Dongle Pro+ site (to buy)

http://www.funcubedongle.com/

(or https://www.hamradio.co.uk/sdr-amsat-uk-funcube/funcube/funcube-dongle-pro-new-pd-4094.php)

 

FCD+ Frequency Control Program

http://www.funcubedongle.com/?page_id=1225

 

Presentation on using Spectrum Lab by Paul Hyde

http://www.radio-space.co.uk/files/links/HYDE_Observing_with_SpectrumLab.pdf

 

Commercial aerial (OWL Yagi – made to specification)

https://www.innovantennas.com/en/owl-benefits

 

General information

https://www.popastro.com/main_spa1/meteor/radio-meteor-observing/

 

Spectrum Lab configuration file

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/48r7yzu7ri8hsvo/AACrPGFVrI-VeEwcDVjVgORga?dl=0

 

Excel colourgram spreadsheet

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/48r7yzu7ri8hsvo/AACrPGFVrI-VeEwcDVjVgORga?dl=0