Reports Report 5441ih (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameNicolee H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was the largest tail I have seen on a meteor in my life, as well as I have never seen one with such a bright initial flash. It was as if someone had taken a picture with a flash on, and then you could see with with its trailing tail. Amazing.
Location
AddressPoint Pleasant, WV
Latitude38° 50' 30.85'' N (38.84°)
Longitude 82° 6' 52.61'' W (-82.11°)
Elevation182.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:26 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:26 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle217°
Moving
Facing azimuth345°
First azimuth315°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth305°
Last elevation47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBlue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a large blue and white tail