Reports Report 6763as (Event 6763-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6763-2022
Observer
NameDaniel H
Experience Level2/5
RemarksIt was a lot bigger than just a shooting star! Plus different color! I have seen a lot of shooting stars.
Location
AddressIola, KS
Latitude37° 57' 22.66'' N (37.96°)
Longitude 95° 24' 32.99'' W (-95.41°)
Elevation295.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-10-06 05:52 CDT
UT Date & Time2022-10-06 10:52 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth165°
First azimuth180°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth140°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorGreen, Light Green, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration20s
Length
RemarksWas driving to work headed south and saw what looked like a huge shooting star. But then noticed was lot bigger and burned longer! The big ball was really bright, the tail was fairly long with what appeared to chunks breaking off as continued was a greenish yellow . It didn’t get smaller or burn out. I lost it in the hedge row while driving.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked like when welding. You have your main arc of the weld and then you have the those fragments coming off the weld like imported that pop off.