Reports Report 6173dk (Event 6173-2020)

Name Mary H
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks I look for meteors a lot! This was the biggest, slowest, brightest one I have ever seen! At least 60 people have commented on my post (on our Delhi township fb page) that they saw it too.
Address Cincinnati, OH
Latitude 39° 6' 19.65'' N (39.105459°)
Longitude 84° 37' 4.24'' W (-84.617844°)
Elevation 273.412689m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-10-31 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-10-31 23:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 203°
Facing azimuth 162.89°
First azimuth 169.07°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 166.59°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Light Blue, Green, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was streaking down, and then exploded. Similar to a transformer blowing.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -