Reports Report 1174df (Event 1174-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1174-2019
Observer
NamePriscilla C
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was by far the largest, closest, brightest and lowest "meteor" I have ever witnessed. It caught me off guard as I was leaving work and after approximately 3 seconds I lost sight of it as it went beyond the tree line.
Location
AddressChester, NY
Latitude41° 20' 17.6'' N (41.34°)
Longitude 74° 19' 24.98'' W (-74.32°)
Elevation196.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-18 22:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 02:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle97°
Moving
Facing azimuth48.95°
First azimuth35.63°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth67.06°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorOrange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-