Reports Report 4827bu (Event 4827-2017)

Name Brian R
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks The sky was still lit up for quite a while. It crossed my field of vision as I was siting in my car, and the noise caught my attention, as it was noticeable due to the late hour and lack of activity on the street.
Address , NY
Latitude 40° 34' 58.5'' N (40.582917°)
Longitude 74° 5' 12.51'' W (-74.086807°)
Elevation 10m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-02 03:08 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-02 08:08 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 242°
Facing azimuth 311.69°
First azimuth 358.75°
First elevation -
Last azimuth 306.58°
Last elevation -
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -18
Color Mostly bright green with a little bit of red
Concurrent Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks Sort of a shrill sound with a delayed bang
Delayed Sound
Observation Yes
Remarks After it passed thru my field of vision above the buildings, crossing from right to left, it seemed to “hit” around the garden apartment roof across from 450 Buel ave (PS 52). I was parked on Liberty facing Nugget Ave.
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It was very bright green
Observation No
Remarks -