Reports Report 4827cl (Event 4827-2017)

Name Jesse F
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Wow! Never seen anything like it, largest and brightest shooting star I've ever seen. I was half expecting a shockwave to follow.
Address Monroe, NY
Latitude 41° 19' 8.58'' N (41.31905°)
Longitude 74° 13' 11.96'' W (-74.21999°)
Elevation 244.545m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-02 03:11 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-02 08:11 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 214°
Facing azimuth 252.54°
First azimuth 261.91°
First elevation 46°
Last azimuth 248.34°
Last elevation 15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -16
Color Purple, Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was like a comet kind of with a big bulb at the end of the trail, almost like a firework, but the trailing kind, not like the ones that explode. It got really bright right before it disappeared
Observation Unknown
Remarks -