Reports Report 5450gw (Event 5450-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5450-2017
Observer
NameAlice W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was in my car and saw it only as it came into view in my front window frame. The sky was clear and very dark. It appeared in the north-northeast, over Vermont Green Mountains.
Location
AddressGranville, NY
Latitude43° 21' 6.91'' N (43.35°)
Longitude 73° 19' 8.01'' W (-73.32°)
Elevation271.54m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-26 17:50 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-26 22:50 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle241°
Moving
Facing azimuth34°
First azimuth34.73°
First elevation30°
Last azimuth20°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksJust before disappearing, there was a short trail of glowing fragments coming straight off the end.