Reports Report 5618co (Event 5618-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5618-2018
Observer
NameRobert W. L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe elevation at my location when I saw the meteor was at 6490' so the angles above the horizon may be skewed.
Location
AddressNew Washoe City, NV
Latitude39° 14' 10.96'' N (39.24°)
Longitude 119° 43' 28.05'' W (-119.72°)
Elevation1970.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-19 17:33 PST
UT Date & Time2018-12-20 01:33 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle192°
Moving
Facing azimuth276.22°
First azimuth277.38°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth275.88°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude18-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration99.99s
Length20°
Remarkslasted 10-12 minutes . Started to coil on itself. eventually forming a circle at one end.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-
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