Reports Report 4177d (Event 4177-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4177-2019
Observer
NameGary P
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressPenfield, NY
Latitude43° 9' 5.92'' N (43.15°)
Longitude 77° 25' 43.25'' W (-77.43°)
Elevation156.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-02 17:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-02 21:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle281°
Moving
Facing azimuth5.71°
First azimuth68.2°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth33.53°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksExtreme brightening to almost white before fragmenting into several light yellow pieces
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksExtreme brightening to almost white before fragmenting into several light yellow pieces which followed the same general trajectory.