Reports Report 3478be (Event 3478-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3478-2020
Observer
NameStephen G
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressJunction, TX
Latitude30° 15' 35.71'' N (30.26°)
Longitude 99° 43' 41.7'' W (-99.73°)
Elevation695.16m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-07-18 02:03 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-07-18 07:03 UT
Duration≈45s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle96°
Moving
Facing azimuth276.7°
First azimuth215.99°
First elevation17°
Last azimuth316.37°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude8-
ColorYellow, orange, white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length
RemarksThe train was really well defined at first, then broke up and you could see bits “evaporating” upwards as it diminished.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe trail had some brighter spots at different points and at the end it was less composed.
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