Reports Report 4793e (Event 4793-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4793-2017
Observer
NameRebecca C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI saw another meteor going the opposite direction, toward Orion, about 3 minutes later.
Location
AddressKearneysville, WV
Latitude39° 21' 19.37'' N (39.36°)
Longitude 77° 52' 37.45'' W (-77.88°)
Elevation179.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-29 05:59 EST
UT Date & Time2017-11-29 10:59 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth191.3°
First azimuth208.94°
First elevation55°
Last azimuth139.53°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteor grew in brightness as it crossed the sky, exploded and quickly faded. The best way I can describe the shape of the explosion is like a dropped glass that's shattered.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-