Reports Report 2080p (Event 2080-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2080-2013
Observer
NameJ K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was like seeing a shooting star but it was peculiar because it was straight up and down whereas most that I have seen go across the sky horizontally. This was completely vertical.
Location
AddressLake Grove, NY
Latitude40° 51' 27.55'' N (40.86°)
Longitude 73° 6' 36.73'' W (-73.11°)
Elevation31.18m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-09-24 19:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-09-24 23:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth130.87°
First azimuth123.27°
First elevation59°
Last azimuth135.28°
Last elevation53°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorBluish White and the streak left was reddish
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length10°
Remarkslooked like a shooting star when it faded there was a reddish trail that lasted about 2 seconds. It may have been a bit shorter than 10 degrees. It happened very fast and if I didn't happen to look up, I would've missed it.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-