Reports Report 862ai (Event 862-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 862-2020
Observer
NameP S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks Bright area about 5 mm diameter at arm's length. Observed path in sky about 1 foot at arm's length.
Location
AddressRaleigh, NC
Latitude35° 47' 17.35'' N (35.79°)
Longitude 78° 41' 12.56'' W (-78.69°)
Elevation130.88m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-17 20:46 EST
UT Date & Time2020-02-18 01:46 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle151°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.47°
First azimuth-
First elevation26°
Last azimuth279.91°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksNo flash. Bright area about 5 mm diameter at arm length. Maybe 2 or 3 fragments of brightness broke off behind the meteor, and stayed in same line as the meteor.