Reports Report 4009e (Event 4009-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4009-2022
Observer
NameJason W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was the brightest and largest meteor I’ve ever seen and with the most detail at fragmentation
Location
AddressClive, IA
Latitude41° 38' 1.87'' N (41.63°)
Longitude 93° 50' 38.35'' W (-93.84°)
Elevation285.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-07-14 04:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-07-14 09:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle146°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.52°
First azimuth88.89°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth91.68°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was very bright green then trail widened and brightened then exploded or fragmented. Terminal flash was green to bright white with fragments that looked red then extinguished
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksTerminal flash was green to bright white with fragments that looked red then extinguished