Reports Report 4802a (Event 4802-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4802-2019
Observer
NameJonathan S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksMy Son Jon (8) was so excited to see what he called an "asteroid" or "Meteor". He had never seen anything like this before, only a shooting star once.!
Location
AddressGlastonbury, CT
Latitude41° 40' 7.13'' N (41.67°)
Longitude 72° 35' 8.09'' W (-72.59°)
Elevation84.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-09-30 19:20 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-09-30 23:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle105°
Moving
Facing azimuth281.16°
First azimuth247.1°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth312.51°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorLight Blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarksfast motorcycle zooming sound
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length15°
Remarksslight orange/white tail
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-