Reports Report 3384de (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameMatt F
Experience Level3/5
Remarkscoolest meteor I've ever seen. the bright blue trail was amazing. I initially thought an airplane caught fire an exploded. (live close to a private airport)
Location
AddressWhite Lake Township, MI
Latitude42° 39' 5.44'' N (42.65°)
Longitude 83° 32' 47.81'' W (-83.55°)
Elevation304.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:26 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:26 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth62.23°
First azimuth65.38°
First elevation73°
Last azimuth61.62°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
Remarksglowing light blue trail, turned into orange ball after blue trail went out
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksbright white flash at end of blue trail
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-