Reports Report 3384bk (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameLouis G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have never seen a meteor so bright and so close, I was waiting for a loud sound but luckily there was none.
Location
AddressNewark, DE
Latitude39° 37' 9.67'' N (39.62°)
Longitude 75° 46' 43.62'' W (-75.78°)
Elevation28.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:23 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:23 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth319.83°
First azimuth334.83°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth308.37°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorGreen, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe 2D cross section increase from the inception till it vanished at the tree line, the ratio may be around 10