Reports Report 5350ad (Event 5350-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5350-2020
Observer
NameCynthia M
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI saw the ground light up and then looked up to see it
Location
AddressSussex, NJ
Latitude41° 11' 42.48'' N (41.2°)
Longitude 74° 33' 55.16'' W (-74.57°)
Elevation184.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-23 22:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-24 02:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth108.11°
First azimuth106.18°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth106.72°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite ball, yellow orange sparks
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBroke into 15 - 20 visible fragments for last tenth of second of travel. Disappeared before horizon