Reports Report 340aef (Event 340-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 340-2016
Observer
NameJames W
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSag Harbor, NY
Latitude40° 51' 31.84'' N (40.86°)
Longitude 72° 33' 42.29'' W (-72.56°)
Elevation12.31m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-30 18:15 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-30 23:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle206°
Moving
Facing azimuth270°
First azimuth270°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth270°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorLight Blue, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe object split into two when the bright green/white flash occurred. And then quickly, within a second turned gold and fizzled out on the horizon
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksObject broke into at least three pieces after explosion