Reports Report 3638ae (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NameMeg L
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPeru, VT
Latitude43° 12' 52.84'' N (43.21°)
Longitude 72° 56' 38.81'' W (-72.94°)
Elevation704.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:44 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:44 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth120°
First elevation-
Last azimuth225°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorBlue inside, bright yellow, very bright and very long tail
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length40°
RemarksVery long, bright yellow train, very thick train. It made a complete arc across the sky that lasted a few seconds
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI saw the end of the meteor where it just seemed to sparkle and go out
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-