Reports Report 2080n (Event 2080-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2080-2013
Observer
NameKen K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen other meteors (individual & showers), this was by far the most brilliant & colorful!
Location
AddressHanover, NJ
Latitude40° 48' 45.64'' N (40.81°)
Longitude 74° 27' 56.82'' W (-74.47°)
Elevation100.94m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-09-24 19:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-09-24 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth117.08°
First azimuth116.9°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth116.99°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
Remarksglowing train same color as fireball, flared out almost immediately after fireball disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-