Reports Report 3495b (Event 3495-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3495-2022
Observer
NameWalter R
Experience Level4/5
RemarksShort duration, maybe 1 second, fragmented in two equally bright parts. The trail was maybe 5 degrees long, moved from north to south, about 5 degrees to right of Vega. Much brighter than Vega, maybe brighter than Venus.
Location
AddressRidgewood, NJ
Latitude40° 59' 43.92'' N (41°)
Longitude 74° 6' 59.07'' W (-74.12°)
Elevation80.87m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-06-18 01:31 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-06-18 05:31 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle179°
Moving
Facing azimuth180°
First azimuth-
First elevation80°
Last azimuth70°
Last elevation75°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSplit into two equally bright fragments, moved in same direction, very close, disappeared together.