Reports Report 6777g (Event 6777-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6777-2019
Observer
NameCharles G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksObserved from the ELM air traffic control tower.
Location
AddressHorseheads, NY
Latitude42° 9' 46.28'' N (42.16°)
Longitude 76° 53' 43.41'' W (-76.9°)
Elevation289.01m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-12-23 20:09 EST
UT Date & Time2019-12-24 01:09 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle165°
Moving
Facing azimuth240°
First azimuth235°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth240°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksObject lit white like a star descending, then had a bright white and green flash and split into a few different smaller objects and descended in a blue and green glow.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject lit white like a star descending, then had a bright white and green flash and split into a few different smaller objects and descended in a blue and green glow.