Reports Report 3956s (Event 3956-2017)

Name Janice W
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The time I gave may be off by a minute or so. The fireball was in the distance but I saw it a bit above the traffic light I was sitting at. Very cool! Hope this information helps! :)
Address Cranbury Township, NJ
Latitude 40° 19' 41.64'' N (40.328233°)
Longitude 74° 30' 22.47'' W (-74.506242°)
Elevation 30.656m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-24 22:21 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-25 02:21 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down left to up right
Descent Angle 51°
Facing azimuth 13.32°
First azimuth 15.62°
First elevation 37°
Last azimuth 9.77°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Yellow, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
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Delayed Sound
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Persistent train
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Terminal flash
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