Reports Report 1961fy (Event 1961-2016)

Observer
Name Rick N
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks I've never seen a meteor this bright--day or night
Location
Address St. Louis, MO
Latitude 38° 40' 29.1'' N (38.674749°)
Longitude 90° 24' 8.4'' W (-90.402332°)
Elevation 216.353m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-06-06 11:42 CDT
UT Date & Time 2016-06-06 16:42 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 187°
Moving
Facing azimuth 298.2°
First azimuth 301.3°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth 295.99°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 30s
Length 20°
Remarks Looked like a contrail
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Fragmentation
Observation Unknown
Remarks -