Reports Report 340aat (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameGary C
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressWethersfield, CT
Latitude41° 41' 43.09'' N (41.7°)
Longitude 72° 40' 35.68'' W (-72.68°)
Elevation37.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:15 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle165°
Moving
Facing azimuth258.8°
First azimuth261.93°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth267.46°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length15°
Remarksa long trail that dissipated as the meteor advanced to earth
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksstarted with small fragments until the end where it fragmented completely