Reports Report 1473a (Event 1473-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1473-2020
Observer
NameJohn F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBoth my wife and I saw it sitting on a porch....it was a nice surprise as it fell towards the ocean. Brightest meteor I have seen in several years
Location
AddressKure Beach, NC
Latitude33° 59' 48.62'' N (34°)
Longitude 77° 54' 25.95'' W (-77.91°)
Elevation4.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-03-27 23:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-03-28 03:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle189°
Moving
Facing azimuth95.95°
First azimuth95.46°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth96.02°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-