Reports Report 4884g (Event 4884-2017)

Name Cindy A
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks I’ve watched many regularly occuring meteor showers throughout my life, but never seen a meteor this large. It seemed almost circular with a short large tail. Very unusual compared to regular meteor shower. Time is not exact. But close, prob within 15 minutes before or after 9:00pm
Address Cookeville, TN
Latitude 36° 12' 5.58'' N (36.20155°)
Longitude 85° 33' 1.44'' W (-85.5504°)
Elevation 290.889m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-03 21:00 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-04 03:00 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From down right to up left
Descent Angle 352°
Facing azimuth 21.12°
First azimuth 14.65°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 13.55°
Last elevation 60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks In car. Could not hear
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -