Reports Report 4922cn (Event 4922-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4922-2018
Observer
NameWesley C
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI witnessed this fireball while imaging the Triangulum Galaxy (M33) in my backyard!
Location
AddressNew Braunfels, TX
Latitude29° 41' 33.21'' N (29.69°)
Longitude 98° 7' 34.12'' W (-98.13°)
Elevation206.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-11-15 21:20 CST
UT Date & Time2018-11-16 03:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle186°
Moving
Facing azimuth302.39°
First azimuth307.24°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth306.99°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length15°
RemarksFaint smoke could be seen but not obvious
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe brightest flash came about mid-flight and then the main greenish light tapered off.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMultiple orange glowing embers were seen on both sides of the meteor.