Reports Report 7303b (Event 7303-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7303-2020
Observer
NameAdam S
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery bright, long trail that slowly faded from the sky. Very low to the horizon. Never seen anything like it.
Location
AddressJersey City, NJ
Latitude40° 44' 36.5'' N (40.74°)
Longitude 74° 3' 0.42'' W (-74.05°)
Elevation35.26m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-02 03:01 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-02 08:01 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle32°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth330.37°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth340.11°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorPurple, Pink, Blue, Light Blue, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length30°
RemarksGlowing train, held in sight for about 5 seconds. Tail remained visible in a clear sky across the Orion constellation from east to west for approximately 5 seconds.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-