Reports Report 3837fm (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NameSarah B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThe streak of the occurrence was very wide. Not like a shooting star that has a very think streak across the sky. Line Started off white for about 3 seconds, changed multiple colors for about 1.5-2.5 seconds afterwards, then turned into a white ball for .5-1 seconds afterwards.
Location
AddressCommack, NY
Latitude40° 50' 24.02'' N (40.84°)
Longitude 73° 17' 29.01'' W (-73.29°)
Elevation39.24m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:00 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle95°
Moving
Facing azimuth120°
First azimuth90°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth130°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue, Orange, Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksA bright white (ball) explosion, then it immidiately disappeared. There wasn’t fragmentation, just stayed in a bright ball.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-