Reports Report 4793e (Event 4793-2017)

Name Rebecca C
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I saw another meteor going the opposite direction, toward Orion, about 3 minutes later.
Address Kearneysville, WV
Latitude 39° 21' 19.37'' N (39.35538°)
Longitude 77° 52' 37.45'' W (-77.87707°)
Elevation 179.166m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-11-29 05:59 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-11-29 10:59 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 260°
Facing azimuth 191.3°
First azimuth 208.94°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 139.53°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks The meteor grew in brightness as it crossed the sky, exploded and quickly faded. The best way I can describe the shape of the explosion is like a dropped glass that's shattered.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -