Reports Report 3151aed (Event 3151-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3151-2019
Observer
NameAaron H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI didn’t think at the time to note where the meteor was relative to constellations, so angles are approximate. The sky was cloudless and dark, so my view was good.
Location
AddressNewton, MA
Latitude41° 12' 4.28'' N (41.2°)
Longitude 71° 34' 40.77'' W (-71.58°)
Elevation0.53m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-24 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-25 03:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle69°
Moving
Facing azimuth188.79°
First azimuth177.31°
First elevation61°
Last azimuth256.41°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
Color-
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThere was a terminal flash and an earlier flash as well.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmentation during the second (terminal) flash, and maybe during the earlier one as well.