Reports Report 4109a (Event 4109-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4109-2015
Observer
NameMegan B
Experience Level2/5
Remarks5 adults witnessed it from our vantage point and it lasted long enough for several to come over from across the yard to see it after I pointed it out. With several viewers >70 years old, we all agreed it was one of the brightest/biggest/slowest/longest meteors we'd ever witnessed.
Location
AddressRound Mountain, TX
Latitude30° 25' 12.34'' N (30.42°)
Longitude 98° 23' 28.56'' W (-98.39°)
Elevation501.45m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-23 18:30 CST
UT Date & Time2015-12-24 00:30 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth237.95°
First azimuth204.77°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth278.07°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSmall flare at the end (in a direction different than the trail)
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA little