Reports Report 5358a (Event 5358-2018)

Name John A
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks When the image was recorded, Comet 46P / Wirtanen was visible at +244 39'17.6" / +12 45'37.1", the green fuzz just above the meteor.
Address Rising Sun, MT
Latitude 48° 41' 15.91'' N (48.687752°)
Longitude 113° 31' 42.71'' W (-113.52853°)
Elevation 1372.885498m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-06 02:35 MST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-06 09:35 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 103°
Facing azimuth 244°
First azimuth 230°
First elevation 12°
Last azimuth 250°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -12
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 99.99s
Remarks Formed an "S" shape that glowed in the middle third, then a "C" shape still glowing, then it dropped below horizon and out of view.
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -