Reports Report 5339b (Event 5339-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5339-2017
Observer
Namesteve M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksBrightest meteor I have ever seen by far
Location
AddressDallas, TX
Latitude32° 49' 36.32'' N (32.83°)
Longitude 96° 46' 9.57'' W (-96.77°)
Elevation181.13m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-19 22:23 CST
UT Date & Time2017-12-20 04:23 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth225.79°
First azimuth230.41°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth241.75°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length30°
Remarkslike sparkler thrown across the sky with the tail fading after about 1 sec
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-