Reports Report 5557e (Event 5557-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5557-2022
Observer
NameBruce J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOne of the brightest meteors I've ever seen. Lasted only a second, close to ground, An my bet is it landed. I'd guess that it could be 20 or 30 miles north on me, and it was almost directly below the North Star, Polaris.
Location
AddressBath Township, MI
Latitude42° 50' 9.57'' N (42.84°)
Longitude 84° 25' 44.05'' W (-84.43°)
Elevation246.59m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-08-26 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-08-27 01:45 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth359.33°
First azimuth1.31°
First elevation18°
Last azimuth359.13°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-