Reports Report 5124c (Event 5124-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5124-2017
Observer
NameBayLee S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt looked much closer than the last meteor I saw and it was very very bright.
Location
AddressYaphank, NY
Latitude40° 49' 42.69'' N (40.83°)
Longitude 72° 56' 19.2'' W (-72.94°)
Elevation25.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-14 19:28 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-15 00:28 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle266°
Moving
Facing azimuth171.6°
First azimuth190°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth157.87°
Last elevation48°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksIt was a white, glowing triangular train that followed brightly and very long behind the fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-