Reports Report 8994b (Event 8994-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 8994-2022
Observer
NameCarmel N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was awake but resting with my eyes closed. The meteor was so bright I thought at first the screen on my phone by the bedside had lit up.I opened my eyes and saw the meteor flash by, left to right in my vision, and seemingly head down into the bush outside. Amazing sight!
Location
AddressPaihia, Northland (NZ)
Latitude35° 18' 21.6'' S (-35.31°)
Longitude 174° 5' 40.01'' E (174.09°)
Elevation60.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-11-18 04:24 NZDT
UT Date & Time2022-11-17 15:24 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth154.65°
First azimuth215.63°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth134.81°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorBright Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-