Reports Report 1071k (Event 1071-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1071-2017
Observer
NameAndrea R
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe brightest shooting star I have ever seen. Most usually continue their path and disappear. This one looked like it actually exploded.
Location
AddressMontgomery, NJ
Latitude40° 24' 10.41'' N (40.4°)
Longitude 74° 42' 9.45'' W (-74.7°)
Elevation34.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-03-22 06:24 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-03-22 10:24 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle123°
Moving
Facing azimuth7.37°
First azimuth6.36°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth9.06°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit was an obvoius and abrupt flash and then meteor disappeared. It looked like it exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-