Reports Report 7540wr (Event 7540-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 7540-2021
Observer
NameKaren S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen lots of shooting stars but this one seemed to literally fall out of the sky in a zigzag, flash, then disappear.
Location
AddressAlexandria, NJ
Latitude40° 34' 16.95'' N (40.57°)
Longitude 74° 58' 15.92'' W (-74.97°)
Elevation161.12m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-11-10 21:16 EST
UT Date & Time2021-11-11 02:16 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle187°
Moving
Facing azimuth159.71°
First azimuth167.58°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth162.2°
Last elevation25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-
ColorPurple
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was purplish
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-