Reports Report 3971f (Event 3971-2017)

Name jason v
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This was by far the best meteor/fireball Ive ever seen. It was brilliant and had lots of debris and fragmentation that burned brightly.
Address Nashville, TN
Latitude 36° 20' 3.04'' N (36.334177°)
Longitude 86° 54' 22.99'' W (-86.906387°)
Elevation 230.032m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-24 04:03 CDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-24 09:03 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 240°
Facing azimuth 290°
First azimuth 302.45°
First elevation 33°
Last azimuth 292.26°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Im color blind, but it looked either bright orange/gold or yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1s
Length 30°
Remarks long thick trail with lots of sparks and burning debris
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks I did not see the termination due to tree line, but the trail had a lot of debris that sparked and burned up very brightly