Reports Report 4286d (Event 4286-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4286-2020
Observer
NameDaniel W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMost impressive meteor I've ever seen, by far! Moved much slower than typical meteor.
Location
AddressArlington, MA
Latitude42° 24' 48.71'' N (42.41°)
Longitude 71° 8' 39.49'' W (-71.14°)
Elevation8.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-09 21:36 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-10 01:36 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth25°
First azimuth-
First elevation45°
Last azimuth60°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSlight breakup right before it disappeared, like a little sparkling from a fireworks sparkler.