Observer Name Court W Experience Level 4/5 Remarks First time I've seen a fireball in NYC! Saw a very vivid one in Phoenix a couple year back (much more persistent) but this one caught my eye from inside the house; definitely wasn't a plane or helicopter, see those all the time.
Location Address Astoria, NY Latitude 40° 46' 58.59'' N (40.78°) Longitude 73° 54' 43.39'' W (-73.91°) Elevation 10.14m
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2013-11-01 21:04 EDT UT Date & Time 2013-11-02 01:04 UT Duration ?
Direction Moving direction From up left to down right Descent Angle 135°
Moving Facing azimuth 163.61° First azimuth 127.25° First elevation - Last azimuth 188.28° Last elevation 31°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude -11 Color Light Green, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound Observation No Remarks very slight "after sparkles"
Delayed Sound Observation No Remarks -
Persistent train Observation No Duration - Length - Remarks -
Terminal flash Observation No Remarks -
Fragmentation Observation Unknown Remarks very slight "after sparkles"