Reports Report 3956t (Event 3956-2017)

Observer
Name Lolly W
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This was the most incredible and amazing one I’ve seen yet. It was so bright that it caught my attention in my peripherals while driving, that I was able to look fast enough to see it before it disappeared.
Location
Address Canajoharie, NY
Latitude 42° 54' 22.32'' N (42.9062°)
Longitude 74° 33' 29.41'' W (-74.55817°)
Elevation 94.004m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-10-24 22:23 EDT
UT Date & Time 2017-10-25 02:23 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 251°
Moving
Facing azimuth 267.98°
First azimuth 260.61°
First elevation 30°
Last azimuth 247.85°
Last elevation 20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -14
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Yes
Duration 2s
Length 10°
Remarks Sparkling orange embers
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright flash followed by bright orange embers and fragmentation.
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Bright flash followed by bright orange embers and fragmentation.