Reports Report 2466a (Event 2466-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2466-2020
Observer
NameLukas B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have never seen anything like this before. I was shocked. It lit up the whole night sky as it dropped downward for about 3 second. Living in Hawaii I often view the stars, and meteors. However this was something different. It left me feeling different inside even.
Location
AddressKailua-Kona, HI
Latitude19° 36' 44.81'' N (19.61°)
Longitude 155° 57' 11.38'' W (-155.95°)
Elevation318.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-21 04:40 HST
UT Date & Time2020-05-21 14:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle155°
Moving
Facing azimuth291.93°
First azimuth289.91°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth291.47°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksDistant and very faint flare type noise at beginning of sighting
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksFaint white nearly translucent type of trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the beginning there was a very bright flash
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-