Reports Report 5394d (Event 5394-2016)

Name Tom U
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I've been lucky enough to see several small meteor showers in the past, ussually just little blips across the sky, but this was clearly the brightest, longest lasting and most brilliantly colored that I've ever seen.
Address Struthers, OH
Latitude 41° 2' 42.22'' N (41.045061°)
Longitude 80° 36' 37.1'' W (-80.610305°)
Elevation 326.626m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-31 02:37 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-31 07:37 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 187°
Facing azimuth 180.09°
First azimuth 194.16°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 176.27°
Last elevation 10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -8
Color Light Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It came into vision as a soft glow and grew and intensified as a light green/ blue then about half way from 55 to 10 degrees it flashed bright distinctly increasing lumiscense then faded off.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -