Reports Report 1961fy (Event 1961-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1961-2016
Observer
NameRick N
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI've never seen a meteor this bright--day or night
Location
AddressSt. Louis, MO
Latitude38° 40' 29.1'' N (38.67°)
Longitude 90° 24' 8.4'' W (-90.4°)
Elevation216.35m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-06-06 11:42 CDT
UT Date & Time2016-06-06 16:42 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle187°
Moving
Facing azimuth298.2°
First azimuth301.3°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth295.99°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length20°
RemarksLooked like a contrail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-