Reports Report 1793i (Event 1793-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1793-2022
Observer
NameAlyssa T
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was really bright at the beginning, then dimmed then got bright again right before it completely disappeared. It felt like it lasted longer than normal meteor’s.
Location
AddressLucas, KS
Latitude39° 3' 31.62'' N (39.06°)
Longitude 98° 32' 17.88'' W (-98.54°)
Elevation454.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-03-15 21:00 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-03-16 02:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle246°
Moving
Facing azimuth340.9°
First azimuth353.4°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth325.66°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksSmoke train that looked almost rust red/orange. It faded over time
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-