Reports Report 1012cv (Event 1012-2017)

Name Sean K
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks This meteor was so bright and seemed so close that thought I was going to feel a shock wave (akin to that one in Russia)
Address Grand Forks, British Columbia (CA)
Latitude 49° 1' 19.57'' N (49.022103°)
Longitude 118° 24' 1.21'' W (-118.400336°)
Elevation 526.799m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-03-16 21:40 PDT
UT Date & Time 2017-03-17 04:40 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 178.73°
First azimuth 180.35°
First elevation 75°
Last azimuth 180.01°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -23
Color Light Blue, Light Green, Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks bright white flash directly overhead streaking bright white to blue/green, fragmenting to red pieces, could see shapes of materials, disappeared behind hill in south (Canada/USA Border)