Reports Report 2070gt (Event 2070-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2070-2019
Observer
NameJohn M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThis meteor was the most significant and last of 4 meteors all in generally the same quadrant of the sky observed during this evening.
Location
AddressLyon Charter Township, MI
Latitude42° 30' 1.85'' N (42.5°)
Longitude 83° 38' 39.32'' W (-83.64°)
Elevation282.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-05-11 00:44 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-05-11 04:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle254°
Moving
Facing azimuth267°
First azimuth279.35°
First elevation37°
Last azimuth263.93°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
Remarksglowing train about 4* in length that traveled a total of 10* with 2 major fragmentations
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksbright then dark after first fragmentation then immediately bright again. After the second fragmentation, it faded out