Reports Report 2536b (Event 2536-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2536-2020
Observer
NameMargaret B
Experience Level4/5
RemarksThe event lasted for about 45-50 seconds.
Location
AddressBaldwinsville, NY
Latitude43° 10' 9.65'' N (43.17°)
Longitude 76° 20' 46.96'' W (-76.35°)
Elevation138.3m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-24 22:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-25 02:30 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth150°
First azimuth300°
First elevation90°
Last azimuth100°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorYellow, Light Yellow, Orange, Brown, white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAs the fireball went across the sky, it let off small flashes of white and light yellow light until at about 50 degrees it exploded into a yellow and brown fireball for a moment and then it streaked to 30 degrees and disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fragments gave off enough orange and yellow light to track it for a few more moments before it disappeared.