Reports Report 4235hb (Event 4235-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4235-2017
Observer
NameJames K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI've never seen a meteor so bright, especially with city lights shining, there were no other star visible in the night at that time. I checked my watch to record the time of day figuring this may be newsworthy
Location
AddressUtica, NY
Latitude43° 6' 15.7'' N (43.1°)
Longitude 75° 14' 0.93'' W (-75.23°)
Elevation128.52m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-10 21:18 EST
UT Date & Time2017-11-11 02:18 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle115°
Moving
Facing azimuth203.46°
First azimuth226.52°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth269.47°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksLong bright glowing light blue train, the whole meteor was extremely bright,,seemed to slow up at the end
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-