Reports Report 2027cg (Event 2027-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2027-2020
Observer
NameREX S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBrightest event I have ever witnessed; Wife thought time 2030, I thought closer to 2215.
Location
AddressMedford, OR
Latitude42° 21' 15.21'' N (42.35°)
Longitude 122° 51' 27.4'' W (-122.86°)
Elevation416.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-04-28 20:30 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-04-29 03:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth90°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth280°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length60°
Remarksglowing
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAppeared to break up last 20 degrees, then flared out