Reports Report 2172i (Event 2172-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2172-2020
Observer
NameDeke K
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI am an amateur astronomer and astrophotographer; I have an observatory dome on the roof of my house and observe with a 12" Schmidt Cassegrain. I observed the object in an open area at an intersection while walking my dog so had unobstructed views of the sky
Location
AddressMelville, NY
Latitude40° 46' 36.05'' N (40.78°)
Longitude 73° 23' 32.37'' W (-73.39°)
Elevation46.37m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-03 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-04 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle243°
Moving
Facing azimuth289.68°
First azimuth293.33°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth293.86°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksno fragmentation, diffuse flare
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-