Reports Report 4480am (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameEdward W
Experience Level4/5
RemarksIt was rather huge and was dropping through the clouds. Colors were vivid, a flash of dark green, almost like, rolled into blue and faded into a illuminated yellow, it was very fun as it sunk below the clouds.
Location
AddressFort Drum, NY
Latitude44° 2' 52.61'' N (44.05°)
Longitude 75° 47' 14.02'' W (-75.79°)
Elevation175.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 21:36 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 01:36 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle106°
Moving
Facing azimuth196.3°
First azimuth175.19°
First elevation83°
Last azimuth261.02°
Last elevation71°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorBlue, Dark Green, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksCar alarm
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a glowing train, the train was directly attached to the fire ball.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-