Reports Report 4480ax (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameMartin P
Experience Level3/5
Remarksit was the biggest fireball i have ever seen
Location
AddressTuxedo Park, NY
Latitude41° 12' 5.9'' N (41.2°)
Longitude 74° 15' 16.18'' W (-74.25°)
Elevation290.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 21:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 01:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle116°
Moving
Facing azimuth271.82°
First azimuth267.19°
First elevation29°
Last azimuth282.05°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, Brown, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
Remarksglowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarkstrails of glowing debris