Reports Report 3151aae (Event 3151-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 3151-2019
Observer
NameKurt W
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWhile looking out the hotel window at approx. 11:05pm I was watching a plane on approach to runway 22 at LGA. The plane was traveling from my left to my right then I saw the bright streak starting from my right and moving to my left. At first I didn't know what I was looking at but after 1 second I was well aware of what I was seeing.
Location
Address, NY
Latitude40° 50' 52.67'' N (40.85°)
Longitude 73° 50' 41.46'' W (-73.84°)
Elevation7.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-07-24 23:05 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-07-25 03:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle271°
Moving
Facing azimuth110°
First azimuth140°
First elevation35°
Last azimuth38°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-23
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Green, Light Green, Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksAt the moment of the terminal flash is when I saw multiple colors.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAfter the terminal explosion I saw multiple spark like features until it finally disappeared