Reports Report 5441z (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameEvan E
Experience Level2/5
RemarksBrightest and longest lasting meteor I've ever seen.
Location
AddressMassillon, OH
Latitude40° 49' 0.27'' N (40.82°)
Longitude 81° 30' 37.67'' W (-81.51°)
Elevation327.2m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle26°
Moving
Facing azimuth79.31°
First azimuth75.85°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth66.39°
Last elevation75°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksIncandescent trail lasted 2 seconds and smoke remained for about 30 seconds at least
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash illuminated the ground to about half sunlight or more
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-