Reports Report 2891cf (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameBarnet P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWe were driving on the Taconic Parkway, so our location and time are as close as we can say--we didn't write either down at the time it happened.
Location
AddressCraryville, NY
Latitude42° 11' 31.87'' N (42.19°)
Longitude 73° 38' 19.66'' W (-73.64°)
Elevation277.99m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:15 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.59°
First azimuth4.56°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth334.62°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-24
ColorGreen, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt broke into two visible pieces that turned green and diverged before fizzling out.