Reports Report 8986f (Event 8986-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8986-2021
Observer
NameHiram O
Experience Level4/5
RemarksSaw 12 Geminids (radiant verified) in 10 minutes despite some ambient light.
Location
AddressBrick Township, NJ
Latitude40° 6' 22.22'' N (40.11°)
Longitude 74° 7' 40.59'' W (-74.13°)
Elevation15.75m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-14 05:47 EST
UT Date & Time2021-12-14 10:47 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle120°
Moving
Facing azimuth315.96°
First azimuth-
First elevation55°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSeparation of meteor into brief satellite, as if 1/3 of it was sheared off, though it did not diminish in size or brightness afterward.