Reports Report 4302b (Event 4302-2017)

Name Bill C
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This was the brightest such even I have witnessed in the United States.
Address Wilkes-Barre Township, PA
Latitude 41° 13' 20.45'' N (41.222348°)
Longitude 75° 52' 52.21'' W (-75.881169°)
Elevation 200.967m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-13 19:34 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-14 00:34 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 277°
Facing azimuth 355.77°
First azimuth 6.31°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 335.32°
Last elevation 62°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -11
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 1.5s
Length 15°
Remarks Long, bright tail. Very white
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Large "sparks". 2 above and one below. Near the front