Reports Report 3384fs (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameGregory B
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe have a lot of helicopter traffic in our area, but when I stopped the car, I noted that it was a meteor!! The light lasted well over 15 seconds - a rare thing here!!
Location
AddressDelmar, DE
Latitude38° 27' 23.99'' N (38.46°)
Longitude 75° 33' 29.06'' W (-75.56°)
Elevation15.93m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:45 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:45 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth40°
First azimuth40°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth40°
Last elevation42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-