Reports Report 4827cl (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameJesse F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWow! Never seen anything like it, largest and brightest shooting star I've ever seen. I was half expecting a shockwave to follow.
Location
AddressMonroe, NY
Latitude41° 19' 8.58'' N (41.32°)
Longitude 74° 13' 11.96'' W (-74.22°)
Elevation244.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:11 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:11 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle214°
Moving
Facing azimuth252.54°
First azimuth261.91°
First elevation46°
Last azimuth248.34°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorPurple, Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like a comet kind of with a big bulb at the end of the trail, almost like a firework, but the trailing kind, not like the ones that explode. It got really bright right before it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-