Reports Report 3638asl (Event 3638-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3638-2014
Observer
NameRichard B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving north on the Merritt Parkway with Westchester Airport to the west. At first I thought it might be a plane..ruled that out...then I figured it was some kind of potent fireworks..I didn't realize what it was until I read the reports on line.
Location
AddressGreenwich, CT
Latitude41° 5' 22.68'' N (41.09°)
Longitude 73° 37' 31.54'' W (-73.63°)
Elevation80.06m
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 up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth233.62°
First azimuth223.27°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length-
Remarksglowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-