Reports Report 4827e (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameJamie F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThe blue color lit up the sky as I was driving and when I turned to look out, is when I saw the light. It caught me off gaurd when it exploded at the end. I've never seen that happen before. But the glowing trail was very visible and beautiful.
Location
AddressBloomsburg, PA
Latitude41° 0' 35.23'' N (41.01°)
Longitude 76° 25' 7.09'' W (-76.42°)
Elevation148.57m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:18 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle160°
Moving
Facing azimuth187.47°
First azimuth167.02°
First elevation15°
Last azimuth214.08°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length30°
RemarksGlowing a blue color that lit the sky up
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was small but ot looked as if the glowing just exploded
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-