Reports Report 5316b (Event 5316-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5316-2020
Observer
NameNeal M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWas the brightest meteor I have ever seen. I’ve watched meteor showers before but I have never seen one this big and bright before.
Location
AddressAnkeny, IA
Latitude41° 41' 56.27'' N (41.7°)
Longitude 93° 37' 24.52'' W (-93.62°)
Elevation282.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-21 20:50 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-22 01:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle254°
Moving
Facing azimuth340°
First azimuth360°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth320°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksStreak of blue. Lightly overcast skies so it wasn’t clear.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-