Reports Report 6949bu (Event 6949-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6949-2022
Observer
NameGatlin W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe feel this was a once in a lifetime experience, quite a spectacular meteor
Location
AddressVictoria, British Columbia (CA)
Latitude48° 20' 33.49'' N (48.34°)
Longitude 123° 33' 41.07'' W (-123.56°)
Elevation12.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-10-12 22:17 PDT
UT Date & Time2022-10-13 05:17 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth234.22°
First azimuth243.14°
First elevation42°
Last azimuth194.24°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorLight Green, Orange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length30°
RemarksThe initial flash looked green( initially thought it was a flair) than the train left was bright orange yellow,
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like dark orange fizz like a Roman candle
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFive or six smaller flashes around the terminal flash, they were touching it