Reports Report 1775gf (Event 1775-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1775-2019
Observer
NameRicky C
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
Address, NJ
Latitude39° 10' 7.91'' N (39.17°)
Longitude 74° 48' 20.49'' W (-74.81°)
Elevation5.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-04-16 23:03 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-04-17 03:03 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle210°
Moving
Facing azimuth82.74°
First azimuth110.22°
First elevation64°
Last azimuth58.37°
Last elevation16°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Dark Green, Green, Light Green, Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksLoud explosion noise as the ball of light moved downward
Delayed Sound
ObservationYes
RemarksA second explosion noise occurred right after the ball of light disappeared
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe whole sky has lit up then a meteor looking object falling out of the sky
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe final moments of the meteor looking object broke into pieces