Reports Report 3955ao (Event 3955-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3955-2017
Observer
NameLouis K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen meteor showers in the past and have studied astronomy in the military. Happy hunting
Location
AddressForks, WA
Latitude47° 57' 19.73'' N (47.96°)
Longitude 124° 21' 24.59'' W (-124.36°)
Elevation111.22m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-24 19:42 PDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-25 02:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth275.41°
First azimuth245.4°
First elevation47°
Last azimuth292.05°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorDark Green, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length
RemarksFire ball was burning up train was like sparklers
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksFirst saw it green ball then broke apart bright yellow white and broke into pieces
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksPieces broke off after it changed colors and right before it lost its color