Reports Report 803h (Event 803-2023)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 803-2023
Observer
NameJames B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI am just a casual sky observer for meteors, ISS, etc… This was maybe the best meteor I’ve seen in-person in my lifetime.
Location
AddressBluewell, WV
Latitude37° 19' 9.52'' N (37.32°)
Longitude 81° 16' 18.63'' W (-81.27°)
Elevation824.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2023-02-07 05:10 EST
UT Date & Time2023-02-07 10:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth117.19°
First azimuth105.74°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth145.05°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksIt has a definite train with smaller fragments appearing to trail down from it.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksMultiple fragments trailing off as it appeared