Reports Report 5809fj (Event 5809-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5809-2022
Observer
NameGreg G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBecause the sky was so dark and the flash was so bright when it exploded. I could not see fragments or a trail afterwards.
Location
AddressHamilton, Ontario (CA)
Latitude43° 14' 28'' N (43.24°)
Longitude 79° 43' 21'' W (-79.72°)
Elevation80.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-09-02 23:30 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-09-03 03:30 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle321°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth85°
First elevation-
Last azimuth90°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was like it exploded. A big flash heading in that direction towards the Niagara US border. Difficult to estimate the distance from my location so it could’ve been in Canada. It was very dark so I did not see fragmentation or trail.
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-