Reports Report 4827bx (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameJulie C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksJust feel lucky to have witnessed such a beautiful event.
Location
AddressLacey Township, NJ
Latitude39° 50' 41.5'' N (39.84°)
Longitude 74° 9' 43.34'' W (-74.16°)
Elevation2.21m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:10 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle251°
Moving
Facing azimuth277.99°
First azimuth302.58°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth275.62°
Last elevation14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorPurple, Pink, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe huge white ball with a huge train exploded just above the horizon. The scale of the entire thing was phenomenal!
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWhen it exploded a large field of violet color with light yellow around the perimeter appeared.