Reports Report 4480az (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameLesley F
Experience Level1/5
RemarksBoth my children and I were looking for meteors when we observed it. The kids were actually frightened because it seemed so close. It was incredible!
Location
AddressHarcourt, Ontario (CA)
Latitude44° 22' 19.78'' N (44.37°)
Longitude 77° 53' 43.68'' W (-77.9°)
Elevation183m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle94°
Moving
Facing azimuth182.94°
First azimuth177.33°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth192.74°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWe saw what looked like sparks trailing off it.