Reports Report 3112a (Event 3112-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3112-2019
Observer
NameKim W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was the brightest meteor I have ever seen.
Location
AddressGeneva, NY
Latitude42° 50' 52.49'' N (42.85°)
Longitude 76° 55' 32.51'' W (-76.93°)
Elevation164.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-20 22:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-21 02:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth14.56°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth106.51°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length20°
RemarksGlowing and sparkling trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like sparks with a right light