Reports Report 4302b (Event 4302-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4302-2017
Observer
NameBill C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was the brightest such even I have witnessed in the United States.
Location
AddressWilkes-Barre Township, PA
Latitude41° 13' 20.45'' N (41.22°)
Longitude 75° 52' 52.21'' W (-75.88°)
Elevation200.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-13 19:34 EST
UT Date & Time2017-11-14 00:34 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle277°
Moving
Facing azimuth355.77°
First azimuth6.31°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth335.32°
Last elevation62°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1.5s
Length15°
RemarksLong, bright tail. Very white
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLarge "sparks". 2 above and one below. Near the front