Reports Report 1553b (Event 1553-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1553-2012
Observer
NameKevin W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksOrionids did not disappoint.
Location
AddressValley View, TX
Latitude33° 25' 54.12'' N (33.43°)
Longitude 97° 10' 12.49'' W (-97.17°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-10-19 02:35 CDT
UT Date & Time2012-10-19 07:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth34.11°
First azimuth61.04°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth52.44°
Last elevation50°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksThe tail was just white from materials burning up in our atmosphere.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-