Reports Report 2891fd (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameEd W
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI was on a motorcycle, driving through curves so my sense of direction might be off regarding where I first saw it through some trees, but it lasted long enough that I was able to drive around the corner to an open field and see it bust into pieces.
Location
AddressGranville, NY
Latitude43° 19' 26.27'' N (43.32°)
Longitude 73° 22' 45.66'' W (-73.38°)
Elevation235.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:05 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:05 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth358.17°
First azimuth24.59°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth292.85°
Last elevation34°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBurst into several (~3) pieces
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBurst into several (~3) pieces