Reports Report 1195a (Event 1195-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1195-2019
Observer
NameGerald B
Experience Level3/5
Remarksnoteworthy as it was likely the brightest I've ever seen
Location
AddressBath, ME
Latitude43° 56' 27.74'' N (43.94°)
Longitude 69° 51' 8.42'' W (-69.85°)
Elevation14.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-16 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-17 03:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle172°
Moving
Facing azimuth274.39°
First azimuth270.98°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth280.47°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length25°
Remarksbright jagged smoke trail that varied in brightness, flashing brighter, dimmer, brighter, dim
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-