Reports Report 659a (Event 659-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 659-2020
Observer
NameMary Kay H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe trail was red, and wide. Most trails I have seen are about the width of a pencil line. This one was appeared, in comparison, about the equivalent of the wide side of a magic marker. The trail was visible from directly overhead until the front seemed to fragment
Location
AddressSpreckelsville, HI
Latitude20° 54' 46.5'' N (20.91°)
Longitude 156° 24' 13.15'' W (-156.4°)
Elevation2.64m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-05 05:41 HST
UT Date & Time2020-02-05 15:41 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth150°
First azimuth160°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth190°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the meteor disappeared, the head started to sparkle and expand to about twice its size and then winked out