Reports Report 3600al (Event 3600-2017)

Name Kim E
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Brightest, longest lasting, streak I've ever witness move across the night sky. It was fabulous and I will never forget it.
Address Washington, DC
Latitude 38° 53' 21.54'' N (38.889317°)
Longitude 77° 1' 10.61'' W (-77.019615°)
Elevation 3.103m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-07 20:30 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-08 00:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 275°
Facing azimuth 63.64°
First azimuth 55.77°
First elevation 67°
Last azimuth 36.72°
Last elevation 58°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Remarks Light yellow or maybe even brown tail
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright flash may have simply been to brightness of the fireball when my eyes first noticed it!
Observation No
Remarks -