Reports Report 2090a (Event 2090-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2090-2012
Observer
NameMichael R
Experience Level3/5
RemarksOne of the most awe-inspiring events of my adult life. I've never witnessed something of this magnitude.
Location
AddressGloversville, NY
Latitude43° 5' 13.39'' N (43.09°)
Longitude 74° 16' 14.12'' W (-74.27°)
Elevation239.23m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-06 22:24 EST
UT Date & Time2012-12-07 03:24 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth134.01°
First azimuth129.04°
First elevation66°
Last azimuth138.22°
Last elevation28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorLight Blue, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-1s
Length-1°
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksit appeared brightest right before it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksit broke into a few pieces as it terminally flashed