Reports Report 5932f (Event 5932-2018)

Name Robin C
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I went out before dawn to see the moon, Venus, Mercury, and Jupiter. Jupiter was not visible. When I turned to look at the moon, I saw the brightest meteor I had ever seen. It was brief, but spectacular.
Address Arcata, CA
Latitude 40° 52' 15.86'' N (40.871072°)
Longitude 124° 6' 2.69'' W (-124.100747°)
Elevation 4.851971m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-31 06:50 PST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-31 14:50 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From right to left
Descent Angle 270°
Facing azimuth 210°
First azimuth 240°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 225°
Last elevation 40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Red Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
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Delayed Sound
Observation No
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Persistent train
Observation Unknown
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Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
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