Reports Report 2172d (Event 2172-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2172-2020
Observer
NameJason M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen a fair number of shooting stars over the years. This was much brighter, much lower, and spectacular.
Location
AddressAvon, CT
Latitude41° 47' 3.38'' N (41.78°)
Longitude 72° 55' 13.36'' W (-72.92°)
Elevation108.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-03 21:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-04 01:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth265.95°
First azimuth-
First elevation90°
Last azimuth255.66°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt appeared as though pieces of the main body were breaking off