Reports Report 5809fa (Event 5809-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5809-2022
Observer
NameJessica J
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have watched the skies my whole life and used to stargaze a lot as a teenager, and have NEVER seen anything like this before and feel like it was a once in a lifetime event!
Location
AddressHudson Falls, NY
Latitude43° 21' 46.56'' N (43.36°)
Longitude 73° 31' 56.86'' W (-73.53°)
Elevation91.05m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-09-02 23:39 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-09-03 03:39 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle311°
Moving
Facing azimuth285°
First azimuth298°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth285°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorGreen, Light Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length15°
Remarksit looked like a shooting star falling from the sky. I fully expected to hear some kind of firework sound, or hear something crash into the earth but it was silent. It was a beautiful bright white light arc, with a green tail
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIt looked like a firework shooting up into the sky but then got incredibly bright and that is when I realized it was possibly a shooting star/meteor that was incredibly close to the earth
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-