Reports Report 381ab (Event 381-2015)

Name Starr B
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks It was incredible...I have seen shooting stars but never anything like this I thought it was a plane going down, it was so big and so bright but burned out immediately about the earth's surface.
Address Jamestown, NY
Latitude 42° 2' 23.06'' N (42.03974°)
Longitude 79° 15' 11.6'' W (-79.253221°)
Elevation 397.366089m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2015-02-17 04:40 EST
UT Date & Time 2015-02-17 09:40 UT
Duration ≈1.5s
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 222°
Facing azimuth 264.9°
First azimuth 270.53°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 259.47°
Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -24
Color Orange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks It flamed extremely bright and went out
Observation No
Remarks -