Reports Report 5441fk (Event 5441-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5441-2020
Observer
NameFred P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was parked at work facing West. Saw a planet directly in front that I wanted to investigate, got out Google Skymap on my phone (which I frequently use to confirm hypotheses of "what is that?". Discovered it was Mars. Was looking at Mars when I saw a bright flash in upper left visual field.
Location
AddressToronto, Ontario (CA)
Latitude43° 45' 1.85'' N (43.75°)
Longitude 79° 18' 59.77'' W (-79.32°)
Elevation171.91m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-30 06:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-30 10:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle97°
Moving
Facing azimuth256.49°
First azimuth216.51°
First elevation34°
Last azimuth228.27°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI was facing west, a bright flash caught the corner of my upper left visual field, might have seen the buildings light up, looked up, short white diverging cone with orangey yellow puffy ice cream scoop at end of cone, almost horizontal
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-