Reports Report 2234c (Event 2234-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2234-2020
Observer
NameBethany G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was the brightest/closest “shooting star “ I’ve ever seen.
Location
AddressPortland, ME
Latitude43° 42' 2.8'' N (43.7°)
Longitude 70° 18' 26.32'' W (-70.31°)
Elevation24.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-07 22:04 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-08 02:04 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth45°
First azimuth34.56°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth352°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksA white glow trail behind. I didn’t notice any chances in the train over time.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-