Reports Report 2622a (Event 2622-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2622-2019
Observer
NameGlen O
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving on Highway 6, 5 miles east of Middle River, Minnesota. First noticed it when it was visible from the front window of my truck. This was the brightest meteor I have ever seen.
Location
AddressMiddle River, MN
Latitude48° 26' 22.38'' N (48.44°)
Longitude 96° 3' 32.82'' W (-96.06°)
Elevation351.06m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-06-21 00:12 CDT
UT Date & Time2019-06-21 05:12 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down to up
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth80°
First azimuth80°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth80°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksAfter it broke up, there seemed to be one section that continued for 1 second.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt got very bright and and it exploded then it was about gone except for one piece that glowed for 1 second.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt got very bright and it exploded then it was about gone except for one piece that glowed for 1 second.