Reports Report 3837b (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
Nameasa L
Experience Level4/5
Remarksbright enough to be startling during the day
Location
AddressNew Windsor, NY
Latitude41° 28' 53.59'' N (41.48°)
Longitude 74° 3' 47.3'' W (-74.06°)
Elevation108.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 13:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 17:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle97°
Moving
Facing azimuth136.77°
First azimuth141.15°
First elevation66°
Last azimuth116.1°
Last elevation63°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
Color-
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
Remarksbright green meteor with smoke trail broke up a bit and continued on with another bright green flash seen in daytime
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksgreen streaking meteor that fragmented about midway through its duration and continued on along the same path
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-