Reports Report 5450d (Event 5450-2017)

Name Joanne L
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks So beautiful, and long enough that I could call my husband to come see it
Address Colton, NY
Latitude 44° 32' 36.97'' N (44.543603°)
Longitude 74° 57' 32.05'' W (-74.958903°)
Elevation 280.255m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-26 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-26 23:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 10°
Facing azimuth 98.01°
First azimuth 105.34°
First elevation 81°
Last azimuth 94.66°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Light Green, Orange
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 20°
Remarks Smoke trail that disappeared when the meteor faded
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It went from a bright green streak to an orange flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The green streak stopped and then there was a bright orange flash and then it went out