Reports Report 3384gf (Event 3384-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3384-2014
Observer
NameMichael M
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBeautiful! Giant fireball terminating in a bright flash to illuminate the sky like day. Left a residual smoke trail that hung in the sky. Love is real NFA!
Location
AddressClarence Center, NY
Latitude43° 0' 40.31'' N (43.01°)
Longitude 78° 38' 7.43'' W (-78.64°)
Elevation193.37m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-12-03 20:28 EST
UT Date & Time2014-12-04 01:28 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth29.76°
First azimuth52.9°
First elevation-
Last azimuth13.81°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length99.99°
RemarksFire trail, followed by large smoke trail that took a good 10 seconds to dissipate.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLooking directly at it. Large bright flash. Lit up the sky like day.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-