Reports Report 2539aq (Event 2539-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2539-2020
Observer
NamePatty S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksNever saw such a thing! What exactly was it?
Location
AddressHerkimer, NY
Latitude43° 2' 37.37'' N (43.04°)
Longitude 75° 0' 52.82'' W (-75.01°)
Elevation239.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-25 00:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-25 04:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle256°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth-
First elevation30°
Last azimuth-
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorRed
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksRed ball followed by a bright light trail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt fizzled out
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-