Reports Report 1217b (Event 1217-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1217-2011
Observer
NameEddie
Experience Level1/5
RemarksFireball was shaped with typical large ball shape on tip and tail. Observed while driving southbound. Saw it for less than one second. It just disappeared.
Location
AddressNewark , NJ
Latitude40° 45' 54.76'' N (40.77°)
Longitude 74° 12' 18.18'' W (-74.21°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-10-23 20:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2011-10-24 00:00 UT
Duration≈1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth204.15°
First azimuth200.56°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth203.05°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
Colorwhite and blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-