Reports Report 381bd (Event 381-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 381-2015
Observer
Namem M
Experience Level3/5
Remarksthe meteor filled the sky with a bright blue light.
Location
AddressButler, PA
Latitude40° 53' 35.91'' N (40.89°)
Longitude 80° 1' 12.39'' W (-80.02°)
Elevation383.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-02-17 04:50 EST
UT Date & Time2015-02-17 09:50 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth75°
First azimuth75°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth70°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
Remarksa few moments after I saw the meteor I heard a faint boom.
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksa saw smaller piece that was orange in color drop straight down from the meteor right before it disappeared.