Reports Report 4310ec (Event 4310-2017)

Name Laurie L
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I have seen many meteors and some that were very bright, This one was twice as bright as the brightest ones I have seen in my life. I don't recall ever seeing a very bright flash at the end of a meteor as there was with this one. It was similar to lightning in brightness
Address Ridgway, CO
Latitude 38° 8' 20.71'' N (38.139087°)
Longitude 107° 49' 1.46'' W (-107.817071°)
Elevation 2263.369m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-14 20:30 MST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-15 03:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 249°
Facing azimuth 233.2°
First azimuth 266.74°
First elevation 29°
Last azimuth 287.72°
Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color head was bright green, tail was rusty red
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -