Reports Report 3384fw (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameJon B
Experience Level5/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressMontgomery, NY
Latitude41° 30' 50.41'' N (41.51°)
Longitude 74° 12' 49.09'' W (-74.21°)
Elevation132.29m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:30 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth306.13°
First azimuth306.56°
First elevation31°
Last azimuth304.84°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length
RemarksSmoky, glowing train. Then brightened, like an explosion. Changed from green to golden yellow. Then faded to smoke.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksVery bright,similar to an Iridium flare.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fragmentation seemed to have a slightly different trajectory.