Reports Report 1071k (Event 1071-2017)

Name Andrea R
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The brightest shooting star I have ever seen. Most usually continue their path and disappear. This one looked like it actually exploded.
Address Montgomery, NJ
Latitude 40° 24' 10.41'' N (40.402892°)
Longitude 74° 42' 9.45'' W (-74.702624°)
Elevation 34.298m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-22 06:24 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-22 10:24 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 123°
Facing azimuth 7.37°
First azimuth 6.36°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 9.06°
Last elevation 45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -6
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks it was an obvoius and abrupt flash and then meteor disappeared. It looked like it exploded
Observation No
Remarks -