Reports Report 3600a (Event 3600-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3600-2017
Observer
NameEric J
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery bright, large fireball moving quickly... it was significantly bigger and brighter than any 'shooting star' witnessed before. Not 100% certain of the time of the event - between 7:45 and 8:15 pm EDT.
Location
AddressMalvern, PA
Latitude40° 1' 35.65'' N (40.03°)
Longitude 75° 34' 40.19'' W (-75.58°)
Elevation173.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-07 20:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-08 00:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth234.13°
First azimuth230.05°
First elevation85°
Last azimuth234.06°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-