Reports Report 4811s (Event 4811-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4811-2022
Observer
NameNils C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe object disappeared behind the top of a tree which limited my last view a bit. It was the brightest meteorite I have seen. Much brighter than my usual Perseid meteor showers and the first one I have seen with a smoke trail.
Location
AddressLoubès-Bernac, Nouvelle-Aquitaine (FR)
Latitude44° 44' 32.83'' N (44.74°)
Longitude 0° 18' 27.88'' W (0.31°)
Elevation132.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-07 22:45 CEST
UT Date & Time2022-08-07 20:45 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth315.16°
First azimuth331.31°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth283.02°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksSmoke trail only, lasted briefly.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-