Reports Report 2891dl (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameN K
Experience Level1/5
RemarksSaw a really bright light, thought it was a plane headlight but larger and brighter, moving steadily across then broke up into orange bits that faded.
Location
AddressRensselaer, NY
Latitude42° 36' 11.86'' N (42.6°)
Longitude 73° 43' 23.66'' W (-73.72°)
Elevation67.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:30 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:30 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle93°
Moving
Facing azimuth19.48°
First azimuth36.11°
First elevation25°
Last azimuth338.19°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorYellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length
RemarksAppeared to be orange dots, large to small, then faded out.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-