Reports Report 4827cc (Event 4827-2017)

Name Kristin F
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks Perfectly clear view, very bright and unexpected. Spent quite a while searching the internet to see if anyone else saw, wondering if it was a meteor.
Address Harleysville, PA
Latitude 40° 14' 11.6'' N (40.236556°)
Longitude 75° 20' 56.03'' W (-75.348897°)
Elevation 70.329m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-02 03:15 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-02 08:15 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 208°
Facing azimuth 316.33°
First azimuth 343.53°
First elevation 50°
Last azimuth 310.79°
Last elevation 12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -26
Color Light Blue, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 3s
Length 50°
Remarks As it fell it looked like the trail of a moving sparkler.
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks As it fell it cast a shadow in my room and appeared to be flickering and had a bright white flash before it left my field of view
Observation Unknown
Remarks -