Reports Report 591b (Event 591-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 591-2020
Observer
NameDee H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBrightest and longest meteor I have seen in 40 years.
Location
AddressMinden, NV
Latitude39° 2' 37.35'' N (39.04°)
Longitude 119° 44' 36.88'' W (-119.74°)
Elevation1432.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-01-31 20:30 PST
UT Date & Time2020-02-01 04:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle281°
Moving
Facing azimuth174.62°
First azimuth268.88°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth89.17°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks2 pieces towards the end