Reports Report 6406g (Event 6406-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6406-2021
Observer
NameDon Y
Experience Level4/5
RemarksOne of the best fireballs I have seen in quite a while. The sky was clear and it put on a great show.
Location
AddressDix Hills, NY
Latitude40° 48' 38.83'' N (40.81°)
Longitude 73° 18' 50.07'' W (-73.31°)
Elevation60.73m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-08 19:12 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-08 23:12 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle99°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.71°
First azimuth114.04°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth240.47°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksCame apart with a bright flare
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSeveral fragments noted. I happened to be looking right at it.