Reports Report 5480bb (Event 5480-2018)

Name Beth R
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks It was the brightest and largest meteor I have ever seen.
Address Dover, DE
Latitude 39° 9' 19.76'' N (39.155489°)
Longitude 75° 30' 31.02'' W (-75.508618°)
Elevation 8.092871m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2018-12-10 16:57 EST
UT Date & Time 2018-12-10 21:57 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 247°
Facing azimuth 142.79°
First azimuth 224.07°
First elevation 25°
Last azimuth 109.49°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Green, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It got really bright for a second and then less so.
Observation Yes
Remarks After the flash it seemed to split in two and then got much smaller then gone.