Reports Report 4118a (Event 4118-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4118-2015
Observer
NameFred F
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMy wife and I while driving west on NY 23 saw the light in a tight spiraling formation.
Location
AddressEast Meredith, NY
Latitude42° 28' 3'' N (42.47°)
Longitude 74° 51' 48.12'' W (-74.86°)
Elevation376.86m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-12-24 18:20 EST
UT Date & Time2015-12-24 23:20 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up to down
Descent Angle180°
Moving
Facing azimuth300.36°
First azimuth306.27°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth305.89°
Last elevation60°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-