Reports Report 3313av (Event 3313-2018)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3313-2018
Observer
NameNichole B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksThis is the 4th one I’ve seen in my 33 years. First being back in 2008. I’m sure it was a fireball. Very exciting to see.
Location
AddressSaint James, NY
Latitude40° 51' 37.21'' N (40.86°)
Longitude 73° 9' 21.1'' W (-73.16°)
Elevation38.91m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2018-08-30 00:05 EDT
UT Date & Time2018-08-30 04:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle250°
Moving
Facing azimuth77.62°
First azimuth93.83°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth88.1°
Last elevation36°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksIt was night so the glow of the train did not last long and unsure of the length.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-