Reports Report 484a (Event 484-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 484-2019
Observer
NameCaren M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressLiberty, TX
Latitude30° 3' 24.58'' N (30.06°)
Longitude 94° 47' 22.08'' W (-94.79°)
Elevation8.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-01-28 18:39 CST
UT Date & Time2019-01-29 00:39 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle251°
Moving
Facing azimuth74.82°
First azimuth63.71°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth45.7°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor appeared to break apart into two pieces. After the meteor broke apart, both pieces seemed to stay at the same distance apart from each other; but the one on the top overtook the bottom fragment.