Reports Report 1362ha (Event 1362-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1362-2017
Observer
NameStephen B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving, unfortunately, saw at first what looked like a normal but brighter than average shooting star in the clear night sky thru windshield. Alerted wife when it burst into a bright white light with a flaming tail. Wife said she saw blue and green, I had to turn my eyes down back on the road since we were moving fast on Hwy.
Location
AddressRoscoe, NY
Latitude41° 59' 56.69'' N (42°)
Longitude 74° 53' 37.28'' W (-74.89°)
Elevation474.86m
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 Angle263°
Moving
Facing azimuth195.73°
First azimuth13.34°
First elevation79°
Last azimuth292.25°
Last elevation67°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-27
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-