Reports Report 1490ax (Event 1490-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1490-2011
Observer
NameWill M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressCharleston, WV
Latitude38° 19' 52.31'' N (38.33°)
Longitude 81° 40' 21.69'' W (-81.67°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-12-07 23:35 EST
UT Date & Time2011-12-08 04:35 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth287.37°
First azimuth316.49°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth266.42°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhiteish green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length25°
RemarksA glowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
RemarksThe ball was moving across the sky when something came off - the fragment disappeared quickly as the rest of the meteor continued on. No train on the fragment.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-