Reports Report 3837fg (Event 3837-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3837-2017
Observer
NamePatrick D
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was fishing at the ocean shore and saw this very quickly, way out over the ocean. I have seen some shooting stars straight up in the sky at night but never anything like this. It only lasted a second or two and was heading kind of from east to west, but at an angle.
Location
Address, NY
Latitude40° 33' 0.32'' N (40.55°)
Longitude 73° 55' 10.7'' W (-73.92°)
Elevation-0.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-10-18 15:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-10-18 19:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle84°
Moving
Facing azimuth96.73°
First azimuth96.93°
First elevation17°
Last azimuth96.72°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-