Reports Report 1362hb (Event 1362-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1362-2017
Observer
NameKenneth R
Experience Level3/5
Remarkswe were driving east and saw the fireball directly in front of us, low and very bright with a yellow-orange trail, lasting 4-5 seconds; clear night. this is the second one I've seen in that general direction in the past 2 weeks (will report the other one now).
Location
AddressIthaca, NY
Latitude42° 28' 56.75'' N (42.48°)
Longitude 76° 28' 0.44'' W (-76.47°)
Elevation316.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-14 22:08 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-15 02:08 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle236°
Moving
Facing azimuth263.56°
First azimuth270.69°
First elevation17°
Last azimuth259.49°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorOrange-yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-