Reports Report 51al (Event 51-2017)

Name Julie S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This meteor was a cool white, and bright enough to catch my eye through a window while I was watching television. It was above the rooftops and disappeared past the roof line as it angled toward the ground. It had a glowing tail.
Address Palatine, IL
Latitude 42° 8' 13.14'' N (42.136984°)
Longitude 88° 0' 42.36'' W (-88.011766°)
Elevation 223.318m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-01-08 05:17 CST
UT Date & Time 2017-01-08 11:17 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 104°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth -
First elevation 36°
Last azimuth 35°
Last elevation 18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -13
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation No
Remarks -