Reports Report 1278i (Event 1278-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1278-2017
Observer
NameBernadette H
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNever saw anything so bright
Location
AddressSetauket- East Setauket, NY
Latitude40° 55' 43.39'' N (40.93°)
Longitude 73° 5' 25.01'' W (-73.09°)
Elevation49.48m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-06 22:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-07 02:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle149°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation45°
Last azimuth16°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksGlowing, wider at the forward end and tapered to a point
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-