Observer Name Nils C Experience Level 3/5 Remarks The 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 Address Loubès-Bernac, Nouvelle-Aquitaine (FR) Latitude 44° 44' 32.83'' N (44.74°) Longitude 0° 18' 27.88'' W (0.31°) Elevation 132.4m
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2022-08-07 22:45 CEST UT Date & Time 2022-08-07 20:45 UT Duration <1s
Direction Moving direction From right to left Descent Angle 270°
Moving Facing azimuth 315.16° First azimuth 331.31° First elevation 60° Last azimuth 283.02° Last elevation 55°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude -6 Color Light Blue
Concurrent Sound Observation No Remarks -
Delayed Sound Observation No Remarks -
Persistent train Observation Yes Duration 1s Length 2° Remarks Smoke trail only, lasted briefly.
Terminal flash Observation No Remarks -
Fragmentation Observation No Remarks -