Reports Report 2281fs (Event 2281-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2281-2021
Observer
NameJohn Gerard B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksWe were driving south on I-75 and saw this meteor in the eastern sky as we drove south. Largest meteor I have ever seen. Larger then what we see during the Perseads meteor shower in the summer. My wife Cathy was a witness too.
Location
AddressSumterville, FL
Latitude28° 44' 23.54'' N (28.74°)
Longitude 82° 6' 31.14'' W (-82.11°)
Elevation18.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-04-12 22:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-04-13 02:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle240°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth110°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth80°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLong tail then meteor exploded white then light green
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-