Reports Report 620bv (Event 620-2013)

Name Raynor S
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks it was really cool....I have never seen a meteor before but I know it was not a shooting star
Address North Wilkesboro, NC
Latitude 36° 9' 55.18'' N (36.165327°)
Longitude 81° 8' 34.27'' W (-81.142854°)
Elevation 331.091431m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2013-03-16 20:50 EDT
UT Date & Time 2013-03-17 00:50 UT
Duration ≈10s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 245.76°
First azimuth 196.45°
First elevation 35°
Last azimuth 302.27°
Last elevation 41°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude 1
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 12s
Length 20°
Remarks glowing trail with what looked like a burning cigarette tip in the front
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -