Reports Report 3050b (Event 3050-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3050-2014
Observer
NameBethany B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was difficult to judge elevation because of the mountains west of van horn that i was driving toward at time. It was the brightest "shooting star" I have ever seen and closer than any meteor from meteor showers I have tried to photograph.
Location
AddressVan Horn, TX
Latitude31° 4' 26.3'' N (31.07°)
Longitude 105° 2' 49.43'' W (-105.05°)
Elevation1347.99m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-11-08 20:30 MST
UT Date & Time2014-11-09 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth99.28°
First azimuth113.04°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth75.54°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-