Reports Report 4235hq (Event 4235-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4235-2017
Observer
NamePierce G
Experience Level1/5
RemarksTime is approximate, +/- 5 minutes. Observed from a moving car.
Location
AddressMyerstown, PA
Latitude40° 27' 13.14'' N (40.45°)
Longitude 76° 20' 6.14'' W (-76.34°)
Elevation147.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-10 20:34 EST
UT Date & Time2017-11-11 01:34 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.54°
First azimuth340.46°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth351.67°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorLight Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
RemarksBrief blue-white train briefly illuminated the meteor's entire path through my field of view.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksGolden "sparks" at the end of the trail as the meteor disintegrated