Reports Report 3837ha (Event 3837-2017)

Name Michael V
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks Brightest most detailed (debris trail) meteor I’ve ever seen and only one I’ve seen under bright sunny skies circumstance
Address Worcester, MA
Latitude 42° 15' 44.35'' N (42.262319°)
Longitude 71° 50' 57.74'' W (-71.849371°)
Elevation 161.047m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-18 14:58 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-18 18:58 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 103°
Facing azimuth 159.38°
First azimuth 142.52°
First elevation 49°
Last azimuth 184.92°
Last elevation 28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -23
Color Black/dark debris trail and super bright green
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Visible darker debris trailing like disintegration