Reports Report 1994g (Event 1994-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1994-2013
Observer
NameTurner B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksMeteor had a bright head, a dimmer (orange?) trailing halo, and a long tai.
Location
AddressIthaca, NY
Latitude42° 26' 7.73'' N (42.44°)
Longitude 76° 29' 1.07'' W (-76.48°)
Elevation192.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-09-16 21:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-09-17 01:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth13.29°
First azimuth35.95°
First elevation53°
Last azimuth337.71°
Last elevation38°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksSmokey trail, meteor split apart into a large and a smaller piece toward the end of its arc
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit apart into a large part and a smaller part toward the end of its arc