Reports Report 2709n (Event 2709-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2709-2013
Observer
NameKarmen L
Experience Level1/5
Remarkswas it just fireworks?
Location
AddressNew York, NY
Latitude40° 41' 12.49'' N (40.69°)
Longitude 73° 57' 59.74'' W (-73.97°)
Elevation25.95m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-11-01 21:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2013-11-02 01:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth171.75°
First azimuth170.77°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth171.89°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length30°
Remarksit seems to "burn out" --it dodn' disappear over the horizon
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like it burned out and I saw little pieces of white light --like it broke apart
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was as though it broke apart and then burned out