Reports Report 2890n (Event 2890-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2890-2015
Observer
NameCarl G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksAmazing sighting!
Location
AddressBuffalo, NY
Latitude43° 5' 0.35'' N (43.08°)
Longitude 78° 41' 48.97'' W (-78.7°)
Elevation178.15m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 22:45 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-02 03:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle162°
Moving
Facing azimuth180.06°
First azimuth143.16°
First elevation63°
Last azimuth150.94°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter approx 2 second flight, flashed and fragmented
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject broke into several smaller pieces after approx 2 seconds then dissipated rapidly