Reports Report 2747f (Event 2747-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2747-2018
Observer
NameGeorge D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI've seen dozens of meteor showers and I've never seen anything this bright
Location
AddressBlacksburg, VA
Latitude37° 12' 19.03'' N (37.21°)
Longitude 80° 23' 38.17'' W (-80.39°)
Elevation638.49m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-03 22:42 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-04 02:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle183°
Moving
Facing azimuth173.73°
First azimuth169.49°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth159.49°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-