Reports Report 3638amd (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NameStincone C
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI saw it last night and thought it was strange for someone to use firework like a shooting fireball until I saw a post from Newsdays on Facebook.
Location
AddressFreeport, NY
Latitude40° 42' 37.91'' N (40.71°)
Longitude 73° 34' 46.02'' W (-73.58°)
Elevation19.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-29 18:30 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-29 23:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth49.14°
First azimuth9.95°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth11.18°
Last elevation63°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt looks like a small fireball w spark following the ball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-