Reports Report 2709ab (Event 2709-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2709-2013
Observer
NameCourt W
Experience Level4/5
RemarksFirst 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
AddressAstoria, NY
Latitude40° 46' 58.59'' N (40.78°)
Longitude 73° 54' 43.39'' W (-73.91°)
Elevation10.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-11-01 21:04 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-11-02 01:04 UT
Duration?
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth163.61°
First azimuth127.25°
First elevation-
Last azimuth188.28°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorLight Green, Orange, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarksvery slight "after sparkles"
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarksvery slight "after sparkles"