Reports Report 4827cc (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameKristin F
Experience Level2/5
RemarksPerfectly clear view, very bright and unexpected. Spent quite a while searching the internet to see if anyone else saw, wondering if it was a meteor.
Location
AddressHarleysville, PA
Latitude40° 14' 11.6'' N (40.24°)
Longitude 75° 20' 56.03'' W (-75.35°)
Elevation70.33m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:15 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle208°
Moving
Facing azimuth316.33°
First azimuth343.53°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth310.79°
Last elevation12°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight Blue, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length50°
RemarksAs it fell it looked like the trail of a moving sparkler.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it fell it cast a shadow in my room and appeared to be flickering and had a bright white flash before it left my field of view
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-