Reports Report 1071aj (Event 1071-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1071-2017
Observer
NameRyan D
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt seemed pretty low in the sky and fairly close.
Location
AddressMontville, NJ
Latitude40° 52' 6.07'' N (40.87°)
Longitude 74° 19' 49.45'' W (-74.33°)
Elevation55.28m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-03-22 06:25 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-03-22 10:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle94°
Moving
Facing azimuth330.56°
First azimuth300.05°
First elevation10°
Last azimuth347.15°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing, quickly disappeared
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBrief flash, split about 100 degrees apart, with 2/3 higher and 1/3 lower
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit 2/3 higher, 1/3 lower when it exploded