Reports Report 795be (Event 795-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 795-2020
Observer
NameSheila K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI saw it dissipate in my community, no more than 2 miles from my house.
Location
AddressPhoenix, AZ
Latitude33° 44' 1.45'' N (33.73°)
Longitude 112° 5' 55.52'' W (-112.1°)
Elevation469.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-16 07:15 MST
UT Date & Time2020-02-16 14:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth13.52°
First azimuth36.74°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth340.14°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length90°
RemarksThe bright meteor entered my right peripheral. It glowed brighter than any other meteor I had seen. The train streaked what could have easily been 200 ft long. It went out right before reaching the house line, leaving residual smoke Trail. I had actually posted on social media right after it happened.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-