Reports Report 3955ao (Event 3955-2017)

Name Louis K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I have seen meteor showers in the past and have studied astronomy in the military. Happy hunting
Address Forks, WA
Latitude 47° 57' 19.73'' N (47.95548°)
Longitude 124° 21' 24.59'' W (-124.35683°)
Elevation 111.219m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-24 19:42 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-25 02:42 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 275.41°
First azimuth 245.4°
First elevation 47°
Last azimuth 292.05°
Last elevation 36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -20
Color Dark Green, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Remarks Fire ball was burning up train was like sparklers
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks First saw it green ball then broke apart bright yellow white and broke into pieces
Observation Yes
Remarks Pieces broke off after it changed colors and right before it lost its color