Reports Report 520a (Event 520-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 520-2019
Observer
NameDaniel R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt was South of Orion's right foot at the moment of appearance, when facing West. Much more massive than a shooting star or distant meteor shower.
Location
AddressPortland, OR
Latitude45° 35' 2.43'' N (45.58°)
Longitude 122° 44' 2.2'' W (-122.73°)
Elevation45.6m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-01-30 22:00 PST
UT Date & Time2019-01-31 06:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth163.67°
First azimuth184.03°
First elevation44°
Last azimuth139.76°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFew sparkles about the head and tail as it appeared.