Reports Report 4480bq (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameJames M
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMount Upton, NY
Latitude42° 25' 2.7'' N (42.42°)
Longitude 75° 22' 47.54'' W (-75.38°)
Elevation316.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 02:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth268.74°
First azimuth250.45°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth277.25°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt flashed brightly just before it vanished from site.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksYes, there were bits flying off like it was breaking up.