Reports Report 1071j (Event 1071-2017)

Name Nicholas M
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Very cool! I asked my co-worker if he had "seen anything" this morning when he came in. and he said he saw a low meteor at the same time!
Address Brookfield, CT
Latitude 41° 26' 42.89'' N (41.445247°)
Longitude 73° 22' 29.86'' W (-73.374961°)
Elevation 192.961m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-22 06:24 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-22 10:24 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 103°
Facing azimuth 336.83°
First azimuth 314.62°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 331.62°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -9
Color Mostly white at first, it suddenly got brighter at the end and appeared to have a light blue tinge.
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It did not break apart that I saw, and I had a very good view of it. It appeared at certain magnitude of brightness and suddenly got brighter at the end. When it started it was mostly white and during the terminal flash it had a tinge of light blue. During the terminal flash, it appeared as one circular ball.
Observation No
Remarks -