Reports Report 1217e (Event 1217-2011)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1217-2011
Observer
NameJustin
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSaw out of corner of my eye high in the sky. at first it was orange/red, fiery for less than a second- i thought it was an airplane then it quickly turned green/blue for a second and appeared to burn out. it was then that i knew that i had just seen... A METEOR. it got me thinking about the universe. what a great place.
Location
AddressBrooklyn, NY
Latitude40° 43' 12.55'' N (40.72°)
Longitude 73° 57' 53.63'' W (-73.96°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2011-10-23 20:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2011-10-24 00:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth234.09°
First azimuth233.9°
First elevation71°
Last azimuth236.39°
Last elevation47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
Colorred/orange and then green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-