Reports Report 381bd (Event 381-2015)

Name m m
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks the meteor filled the sky with a bright blue light.
Address Butler, PA
Latitude 40° 53' 35.91'' N (40.893309°)
Longitude 80° 1' 12.39'' W (-80.020108°)
Elevation 383.027863m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-17 04:50 EST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-17 09:50 UT
Duration ≈7.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 250°
Facing azimuth 75°
First azimuth 75°
First elevation 45°
Last azimuth 70°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -22
Color Light Blue
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks a few moments after I saw the meteor I heard a faint boom.
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks a saw smaller piece that was orange in color drop straight down from the meteor right before it disappeared.