Reports Report 4757be (Event 4757-2018)

Name Alan W
Experience Level 5/5
Remarks A younger observer would probably rate this event brighter and maybe colored differently than my 69+ year old eyes.
Address Lyons, OH
Latitude 41° 42' 39.01'' N (41.710836°)
Longitude 84° 10' 21.47'' W (-84.172631°)
Elevation 244.786m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-11-08 19:37 EST
UT Date & Time 2018-11-09 00:37 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 98°
Facing azimuth 289.29°
First azimuth 225.73°
First elevation 42°
Last azimuth 276.1°
Last elevation 26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color Light Green
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 5s
Length 30°
Remarks Glowing train, dimming to just smoke
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Not an impressive flash, adding only 1+ magnitude to the event. Expansion was limited to about 2x the size of the traveling meteor.
Observation No
Remarks -