Reports Report 7812b (Event 7812-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7812-2020
Observer
NameCharles N
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis is a sky observation/weather station I maintain at my home..I also eye witnessed this event, causing me to preserve the video
Location
AddressFranklin Square, NY
Latitude40° 41' 53.35'' N (40.7°)
Longitude 73° 40' 13.1'' W (-73.67°)
Elevation16.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-12-14 20:14 EST
UT Date & Time2020-12-15 01:14 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth95.9°
First azimuth90.38°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth106.06°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksLike fireworks from above the earth
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksA sparkling trail. See video