Reports Report 1843a (Event 1843-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1843-2012
Observer
NameCole M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was on my bike with my GPS. It was 11/11/12 22:56:40 thru 20:57:xx while travelling 302 true it fell vertically less than 5 deg from vertical right to left and terminated about one fist from horizon. I first noticed it about 40 degrees above horizon (just above where Polaris lies here.
Location
AddressWeihai (CN)
Latitude37° 32' 3.97'' N (37.53°)
Longitude 122° 3' 11.93'' E (122.05°)
Elevation62.77m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-11-11 22:57 CST
UT Date & Time2012-11-11 14:57 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth302°
First azimuth300°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth10°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt hit max brightness about half a fist above terminus
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-