Reports Report 697f (Event 697-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 697-2020
Observer
NameKerry E
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI observed this from the left-hand side of JetBlue flight 44 over the eastern tip of Long Island, NY. I am an atmospheric scientist.
Location
AddressMontauk, NY
Latitude41° 2' 9.12'' N (41.04°)
Longitude 71° 57' 18.99'' W (-71.96°)
Elevation12.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-08 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time2020-02-09 00:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle13°
Moving
Facing azimuth300°
First azimuth300°
First elevation
Last azimuth300°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-