Reports Report 1750aer (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameBenjamin M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksOther videos of this meteor match what I saw, but the red fragments were much more visible from my point of view, probably because of less light pollution in the rural area that I live in.
Location
AddressFairfield, VT
Latitude44° 47' 13.69'' N (44.79°)
Longitude 73° 1' 8.55'' W (-73.02°)
Elevation227.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 00:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 04:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle252°
Moving
Facing azimuth70°
First azimuth70°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth60°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-21
ColorLight Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksSmall white trail.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksExtremely bright flash, much brighter than the full moon. It lit up my whole room and the eastern sky.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSparkly red fragments that I first mistook for a tail. Much smaller than the fireball, almost looked like fireworks.