Reports Report 1174ba (Event 1174-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1174-2019
Observer
NameChristopher K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was by far the most beautiful shooting star I have ever seen! It appeared when I was leaving work right after thinking about how I should forgive my wife
Location
AddressBeacon, NY
Latitude41° 31' 18.75'' N (41.52°)
Longitude 73° 56' 22.66'' W (-73.94°)
Elevation74.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-18 22:38 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 02:38 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle93°
Moving
Facing azimuth77.92°
First azimuth65.89°
First elevation12°
Last azimuth96.56°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks__
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksThick gray smoke trail at first
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA brief small circular flash
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMultiple bursts made it sparkle