Reports Report 2942b (Event 2942-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2942-2019
Observer
NameAlex B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksIt happened very quickly the bright orange explosion caught my eye and I knew it was a meteor because the smoke train was vertical and short unlike a airplane trail.
Location
AddressCutchogue, NY
Latitude40° 59' 22.76'' N (40.99°)
Longitude 72° 29' 47.51'' W (-72.5°)
Elevation0.1m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-07 15:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-07 19:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down to up
Descent Angle-
Moving
Facing azimuth152.59°
First azimuth128.39°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth145.84°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorOrange, Yellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration60s
Length90°
RemarksVertical Smoke train that slowly broke up and dissipated
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright explosion orange fire ball
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-