Reports Report 5349b (Event 5349-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5349-2018
Observer
NameJoanne S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was closer to me than any other meteor
Location
AddressBarrington, NJ
Latitude39° 52' 6.33'' N (39.87°)
Longitude 75° 3' 10.5'' W (-75.05°)
Elevation26.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-12-04 18:00 EST
UT Date & Time2018-12-04 23:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle60°
Moving
Facing azimuth6.86°
First azimuth24.78°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth356.26°
Last elevation49°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1.5s
Length30°
RemarksSmoke trail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe head of the meteor was not solid the entire time I viewed it.