Reports Report 7440ag (Event 7440-2020)

Name Matt H
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks I have seen shooting stars and meteor showers. I observed Neowise this summer but this was like nothing I have seen before. Really cool!!!!
Address Horseheads, NY
Latitude 42° 12' 17.97'' N (42.204993°)
Longitude 76° 48' 39.57'' W (-76.810992°)
Elevation 300.158783m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2020-12-07 19:30 EST
UT Date & Time 2020-12-08 00:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 250°
Facing azimuth -
First azimuth 32°
First elevation 52°
Last azimuth 24°
Last elevation 47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -17
Color The tail was orange/yellow it looked like the ball was white/light blue. Happened so fast when I was driving. I think there was yellow orange ring around the brightest part of the ball
Concurrent Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation Unknown
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Unknown
Remarks -