Reports Report 2610n (Event 2610-2017)

Name Joseph G
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks One of the best meteors i have seen nice flash at end
Address Lakeland, FL
Latitude 28° 0' 3.74'' N (28.001038°)
Longitude 81° 56' 0.89'' W (-81.933581°)
Elevation 33.568m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-08-07 04:48 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-08-07 08:48 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 125°
Facing azimuth 125°
First azimuth 110°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 125°
Last elevation 30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -15
Color Green, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 15s
Length 15°
Remarks After the terminal flash the meteor left a glowing train and slowly faded out
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Very bright terminal flash it lit the ground up like a lighting bolt
Observation No
Remarks -