Reports Report 2620c (Event 2620-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2620-2015
Observer
NameThomas G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksReally excited to have seen fragmentation of a meteor!
Location
AddressHarrisburg, PA
Latitude40° 19' 36.62'' N (40.33°)
Longitude 76° 49' 46.19'' W (-76.83°)
Elevation143.63m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-10-16 21:36 EDT
UT Date & Time2015-10-17 01:36 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth265.94°
First azimuth211.7°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth195°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksNot super bright but big ball when it exploded.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA small piece extended further than the main fireball.