Reports Report 3068jl (Event 3068-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3068-2017
Observer
NameJacob C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksStarted as a shooting star. There was an overlay of smoke from local area fires so was the only star visible
Location
AddressBurlington, WA
Latitude48° 28' 6.31'' N (48.47°)
Longitude 122° 20' 55.07'' W (-122.35°)
Elevation10.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-09-04 22:20 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-09-05 05:20 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle244°
Moving
Facing azimuth61.92°
First azimuth77.55°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth35.95°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange, Red, Brown
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLooked as though the meteor got extremely bright/exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-