Reports Report 4918d (Event 4918-2017)

Name Michael W
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks Time is exact per my phone. I had good reference lines from the front patio of the house. I made immediate notes to report when I returned home. I have reported 3 previous meteors in the last 5 years.
Address Greenwood, IN
Latitude 39° 36' 39.33'' N (39.610925°)
Longitude 86° 8' 29.25'' W (-86.141457°)
Elevation 235.762m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-05 21:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-06 02:30 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 110°
Facing azimuth 263.47°
First azimuth 260.07°
First elevation 41°
Last azimuth 268.37°
Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Visual length about 3" over about 1.5 seconds, fractional dark and a luminous flash at terminus. Flash visual size pinhead, larger than a star.
Observation Unknown
Remarks -