Reports Report 4177b (Event 4177-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4177-2019
Observer
NameChrista K
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThis bright, fast streak in the late afternoon appeared against a brilliant blue sky and after sparkling with a flash of rainbow colors, disappeared behind a fluffy white cloud.
Location
AddressWaterloo, NY
Latitude42° 54' 29.2'' N (42.91°)
Longitude 76° 51' 8.51'' W (-76.85°)
Elevation141.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-02 17:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-02 21:10 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth37.94°
First azimuth33.21°
First elevation39°
Last azimuth34.12°
Last elevation35°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorRainbow colors, sparkled like it was a fireworks rocket made of glitter - light yellow, green, purple, dark blue, red, pink
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a bright streaking light, very fast. It flashed with bright sparkling rainbow colors, as if it was a fireworks rocket or the glinting rainbow flashes of light from a prism. The sky was brilliant blue but it disappeared behind a single white fluffy cloud.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-