Reports Report 2779dg (Event 2779-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2779-2020
Observer
NameNico C
Experience Level1/5
Remarksi've seen falling stars here and there. this is among the brightest i've ever seen
Location
AddressLos Angeles, CA
Latitude34° 9' 20.65'' N (34.16°)
Longitude 118° 26' 14.19'' W (-118.44°)
Elevation201.56m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-09 20:44 PDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-10 03:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle242°
Moving
Facing azimuth270.27°
First azimuth284.06°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth262.56°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorDark Blue, Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbig terminal flash followed by rapid dimming. seemed like there was fragmentation
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksdimming fragments branched from main meteor after the big terminal flash