Reports Report 4827az (Event 4827-2017)

Observer
Name Ron B
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Doylestown, PA
Latitude 40° 19' 7.21'' N (40.31867°)
Longitude 75° 7' 36.3'' W (-75.12675°)
Elevation 124.267m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-02 03:06 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-02 08:06 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 238°
Moving
Facing azimuth 290°
First azimuth 315°
First elevation 70°
Last azimuth 260°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 20°
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Exploded becoming considerably brighter, showering glowing fragments which appeared approximately 3x the size of the unexplored meteor in a cone shape approximately 5 degrees wide at the leading edge
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Fragments continued in same direction as travel for approximately 5-10 degrees beyond explosion point before quickly burning out