Reports Report 3313aj (Event 3313-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3313-2018
Observer
NameKensai H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI’ve seen a few shooting stars before but this was approximately five times larger and brighter than I’ve ever seen, though relatively small compared to videos of the recent meteor in Perth Australia.
Location
AddressWayne, NJ
Latitude40° 55' 43.57'' N (40.93°)
Longitude 74° 12' 25.22'' W (-74.21°)
Elevation122.93m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-30 00:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-30 04:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle11°
Moving
Facing azimuth99.2°
First azimuth101.45°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth100.04°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorRed streak then green flash
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksCame in as a red streak then flashed bright green and dimmed to red again
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-