Reports Report 3897k (Event 3897-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3897-2016
Observer
NameLisa M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was on Hwy 3 (not hwy16). At first sight I thought it was a missile of some sort headed for PSNS, Bremerton but the bright ball continued and flew over Port Orchard when it burned out. My first sighting of a large, close meteor. It was beautiful.
Location
AddressBremerton, WA
Latitude47° 32' 14.74'' N (47.54°)
Longitude 122° 40' 44.19'' W (-122.68°)
Elevation6.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-10-11 06:15 PDT
UT Date & Time2016-10-11 13:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth49.31°
First azimuth339.44°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth69.61°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-