Reports Report 3787a (Event 3787-2017)

Observer
Name Michael B
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Fredonia, NY
Latitude 42° 26' 33.11'' N (42.442531°)
Longitude 79° 20' 24.26'' W (-79.340072°)
Elevation 210.823m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-17 04:58 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-17 08:58 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 107°
Moving
Facing azimuth 25.59°
First azimuth 315.31°
First elevation 69°
Last azimuth 28.47°
Last elevation 49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color -
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks At the end of its excursion, bright fragments fell downwards from the track of the meteor.
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks The light of the meteor ceased in my field of view after fragments had fallen downwards.