Reports Report 650s (Event 650-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 650-2012
Observer
NameGary P
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis the brightest meteor and seemingly the closest!
Location
AddressSioux Falls, SD
Latitude43° 31' 47.52'' N (43.53°)
Longitude 96° 49' 27.37'' W (-96.82°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-05-11 21:59 CDT
UT Date & Time2012-05-12 02:59 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth355.35°
First azimuth36.87°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth309.5°
Last elevation27°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
Colorbluish green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length25°
Remarksglowing trail that gradually faded
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksI lost sight of the fireball behind houses so I did not see any terminal phenomenon
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-