Reports Report 4480fn (Event 4480-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4480-2020
Observer
NameChristian C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSomething like I have never seen before. It was very big and incredibly bright and left as bright/big of a fiery tail
Location
AddressWatkins Glen, NY
Latitude42° 25' 5.56'' N (42.42°)
Longitude 76° 53' 58.88'' W (-76.9°)
Elevation248.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-18 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-19 02:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle88°
Moving
Facing azimuth188.05°
First azimuth185.78°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth263.61°
Last elevation42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorDark Green, Green, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash happened before it came into view (behind clouds, like lightning). I believe there were two flashes. This was somewhere between 10-11pm EST
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-