Reports Report 2563dp (Event 2563-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2563-2017
Observer
NameNocolas B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksAmazing event. Never seen such a bright meteor. 4 of us were admiring the sky for two hours when this appeared. Unforgetable.
Location
AddressRiom, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes (FR)
Latitude45° 55' 31.9'' N (45.93°)
Longitude 3° 5' 7.46'' E (3.09°)
Elevation400.02m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-08-04 23:20 CEST
UT Date & Time2017-08-04 21:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle98°
Moving
Facing azimuth208.8°
First azimuth177.64°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth243.91°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Blue, Green, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration6s
Length
RemarksGlowing train. Disappeared pretty fast
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksApprox three pieces. Pretty distinct fragmentation