Observer Name Austin A Experience Level 2/5 Remarks I was looking down at the ground when I noticed the area light up blue. I looked up just about when it flashed brighter/bigger. Around that time I heard a popping noise. It had a noticibly spherical shape. Top 3 meteors I have seen with my own eyes.
Location Address Centerburg, OH Latitude 40° 20' 32.02'' N (40.34°) Longitude 82° 37' 23.7'' W (-82.62°) Elevation 388.92m
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2018-09-24 03:30 EDT UT Date & Time 2018-09-24 07:30 UT Duration ≈1.5s
Direction Moving direction From up right to down left Descent Angle 223°
Moving Facing azimuth 180° First azimuth 183.93° First elevation 55° Last azimuth 180.1° Last elevation 39°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude -18 Color Blue, White
Concurrent Sound Observation Yes Remarks A pop when it got to its brightest.
Delayed Sound Observation Unknown Remarks -
Persistent train Observation Yes Duration 1s Length - Remarks A glowing train that disappeared quickly.
Terminal flash Observation Yes Remarks A flash around the time of the pop.
Fragmentation Observation No Remarks -