Reports Report 3885j (Event 3885-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3885-2020
Observer
NameJohn M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI am somewhat familiar with the night sky from the H. A. Rey book. This is about the biggest, slowest shooting star that I have ever seen.
Location
AddressMelrose, MA
Latitude42° 27' 25.08'' N (42.46°)
Longitude 71° 2' 51.16'' W (-71.05°)
Elevation42.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-29 21:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-30 01:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle251°
Moving
Facing azimuth137.17°
First azimuth165.96°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth102.93°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-