Reports Report 9044bd (Event 9044-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 9044-2021
Observer
NameDan M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball was incredibly bright orange, shot across the sky towards the west. It disappeared and reappeared again for a total of approximately 3-5 seconds.
Location
Address, NY
Latitude42° 48' 21'' N (42.81°)
Longitude 73° 45' 54'' W (-73.77°)
Elevation75.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-12-15 06:18 EST
UT Date & Time2021-12-15 11:18 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle64°
Moving
Facing azimuth172.62°
First azimuth-
First elevation44°
Last azimuth306.58°
Last elevation43°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length-
RemarksGlowing train
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-