Reports Report 2709al (Event 2709-2013)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2709-2013
Observer
NameJoJo N
Experience Level1/5
RemarksLooked up from playing with 4-5 other boys -- immediately ran to tell others. There was a league football game on the Big Field and lights on at the park. Most were looking in the other direction. Only 1 man noticed the flash and saw it, as well.
Location
AddressNew York, NY
Latitude40° 37' 53.22'' N (40.63°)
Longitude 74° 0' 41.86'' W (-74.01°)
Elevation23.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2013-11-01 21:00 EST
UT Date & Time2013-11-02 01:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth217.5°
First azimuth215.98°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth254.75°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorYellowish orange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksthere was an explosion when it started, and an explosion when it stopped
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-