Reports Report 5508a (Event 5508-2017)

Name Richard S
Experience Level 4/5
Remarks -
Address Schroon Lake, NY
Latitude 43° 50' 0.59'' N (43.833498°)
Longitude 73° 45' 56.48'' W (-73.765688°)
Elevation 254.312m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-28 22:10 EST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-29 03:10 UT
Duration <1s
Moving direction From up to down
Descent Angle 180°
Facing azimuth 60.83°
First azimuth 60.28°
First elevation 55°
Last azimuth 60.28°
Last elevation 21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -7
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks it started out just as line but then grew very large (maybe 10 times the diameter of sirius) and then at least one small fragment/spark flew out at end
Observation Yes
Remarks just one small fragment that I remember