Observer Name Paul Experience Level 1/5 Remarks I am 61 years old and always look up into the night sky. I have seen many, many meteors/showers, but nothing even close to the size and beauty of this colorful object. I was stunned and have been talking about it all day.
Location Address Dover, DE Latitude 39° 9' 29.4'' N (39.16°) Longitude 75° 31' 27.72'' W (-75.52°) Elevation -
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2010-12-28 19:45 EST UT Date & Time 2010-12-29 00:45 UT Duration ?
Direction Moving direction From right to left Descent Angle 270°
Moving Facing azimuth -1° First azimuth 356° First elevation 45° Last azimuth 313° Last elevation 75°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude 1 Color blue green yellow
Concurrent Sound Observation No Remarks -
Delayed Sound Observation No Remarks -
Persistent train Observation Yes Duration 1s Length 15° Remarks Glowing and rapidly changing colors.
Terminal flash Observation No Remarks -
Fragmentation Observation No Remarks -