Reports Report 2593a (Event 2593-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2593-2022
Observer
NameRandy L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksFirst time seeing a meteor. Obsessed with space. Amazing.
Location
AddressHessmer, LA
Latitude31° 3' 0'' N (31.05°)
Longitude 92° 7' 12'' E (92.12°)
Elevation24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-04-27 08:01 CST
UT Date & Time2022-04-27 00:01 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle104°
Moving
Facing azimuth17.01°
First azimuth17.88°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth20.65°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length30°
RemarksBright white/orange meteor with yellow/white tail. Slight smoke trail once it disappeared.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit into 3-4 small pieces then disappeared