Reports Report 1490ae (Event 1490-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1490-2011
Observer
NameAlex S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis was the longest, brightest, and most colorful meteor I have ever witnessed.
Location
AddressColumbia, KY
Latitude37° 3' 45.02'' N (37.06°)
Longitude 85° 25' 23.39'' W (-85.42°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-07 22:40 CST
UT Date & Time2011-12-08 04:40 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth239.54°
First azimuth257.57°
First elevation36°
Last azimuth225.88°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBright Blue and Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
RemarksNA
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1.5s
Length15°
RemarksIt left a smoke trail that appeared to barely glow.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksIt appeared to have a slight glowing particle appearance in its trail.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-