Reports Report 5804n (Event 5804-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5804-2022
Observer
NameRebecca P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball was large in size. I’ve seen some shooting stars before but this was about the size of a super moon.
Location
AddressAvon, NY
Latitude42° 54' 9.28'' N (42.9°)
Longitude 77° 39' 39.63'' W (-77.66°)
Elevation281.44m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-09-02 22:26 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-09-03 02:26 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle74°
Moving
Facing azimuth50°
First azimuth50°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth90°
Last elevation70°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Blue, Green, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball flashed at first but it wasn’t too bright; it looked like headlights in a far distance but enough to catch my attention. During the second flash it was very bright; like a full moon.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-