Reports Report 340abz (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameFrancis R
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressWoodstown, NJ
Latitude39° 39' 5.21'' N (39.65°)
Longitude 75° 19' 34.86'' W (-75.33°)
Elevation15.25m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:17 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:17 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth273.58°
First azimuth329.11°
First elevation47°
Last azimuth278.8°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length20°
RemarksThe meteor had at least two distinct tails of "fire". But also a smoke trail.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA rapid burst and many glowing pieces rained down, similar to fireworks. Can't recall if they burned out or went behind the trees as it happened low in the sky.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-