Reports Report 6425kn (Event 6425-2020)

Name Martin V
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks The only conclusion I could come to about what I had observed was something that was entering the earth's atmosphere.
Address Ewing Township, NJ
Latitude 40° 16' 7.98'' N (40.268884°)
Longitude 74° 45' 49.01'' W (-74.763613°)
Elevation 31.073845m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-11-08 19:19 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-11-09 00:19 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 266°
Facing azimuth 29.48°
First azimuth 33.22°
First elevation 21°
Last azimuth 29.66°
Last elevation 14°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -21
Color White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation Unknown
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks Before it disappeared, it broke into two (or more) pieces, and I could have sworn that during the fragmentation it got brighter
Observation Yes
Remarks There seemed to be 2 main parts. The first part continued along the "original" trajectory, and the second part took a sharper decent toward the ground.