Reports Report 10427a (Event 10427-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 10427-2022
Observer
NameLuke T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI've seen large shooting star type activity before but nothing like this. Hard to have perspective but it was in atmosphere, seemed quite large, but burned up in only a couple seconds from entry, maybe one second. Very quick
Location
AddressUpper Hutt, Wellington (NZ)
Latitude41° 3' 27.54'' S (-41.06°)
Longitude 175° 6' 42.91'' E (175.11°)
Elevation126m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-12-28 23:10 NZDT
UT Date & Time2022-12-28 10:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle268°
Moving
Facing azimuth314.9°
First azimuth339.54°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth308.65°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksRapidly billowing vapour trail. Meteor a bright glowing orange
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-