Reports Report 2090c (Event 2090-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2090-2012
Observer
NameBill A
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was driving thus any associated sounds were masked by John Lee's reading of an Alastair Reynold's novel : )
Location
AddressRingoes, NJ
Latitude40° 25' 23.21'' N (40.42°)
Longitude 74° 51' 41.82'' W (-74.86°)
Elevation55.55m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-06 22:44 EST
UT Date & Time2012-12-07 03:44 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth79.05°
First azimuth67.28°
First elevation74°
Last azimuth76.42°
Last elevation29°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksEarly trace was similar to a shooting star. The trace terminated in three distinct orange balls spread equidistant by perhaps less than one-half degree along the trajectory.