Reports Report 6213f (Event 6213-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6213-2021
Observer
NameBrandon B
Experience Level5/5
RemarksI believe this was an “earth grazer”
Location
AddressCommack, NY
Latitude40° 52' 3.13'' N (40.87°)
Longitude 73° 15' 45.36'' W (-73.26°)
Elevation41.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-02 19:54 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-02 23:54 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom left to right
Descent Angle90°
Moving
Facing azimuth100.19°
First azimuth86.77°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth135.88°
Last elevation13°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorOrange, Brown, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration4s
Length25°
RemarksAs the meteor shot across the area I saw it, it left a trail that didn’t stay for very long but it was very clearly visible
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-