Reports Report 5814cd (Event 5814-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5814-2019
Observer
NameRichie T
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was driving heading north on Amsterdam Ave. The white ball increased in size and brightness as it traveled from an easterly trajectory increasing in size and brightness until it disappeared basically centered over Amsterdam Ave. Only lasted 1 or 2 seconds. anyone else looking in a similar direction above the horizon must have seen it. Bright white and impressive
Location
AddressNew York, NY
Latitude40° 48' 53.54'' N (40.81°)
Longitude 73° 57' 18.27'' W (-73.96°)
Elevation12.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-22 17:15 EST
UT Date & Time2019-11-22 22:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle193°
Moving
Facing azimuth21.09°
First azimuth22.49°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth8.45°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-