Reports Report 1989h (Event 1989-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1989-2014
Observer
NameElizabeth J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMy husband and I both saw the meteor, just at dusk. When the sky is clear enough, we often sit out to watch for shooting stars and satellites. This was much bigger and brighter and felt like it was very close - or big.
Location
AddressMorgantown, WV
Latitude39° 39' 8.46'' N (39.65°)
Longitude 80° 3' 53.86'' W (-80.06°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-08-26 20:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-08-27 00:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth180°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth180°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
Colorbright yellow to white and giving off sparkles
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-