Reports Report 4827bi (Event 4827-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4827-2017
Observer
NameIan B
Experience Level1/5
RemarksAccording to users on Twitter, there have been sightings in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.
Location
Address, NY
Latitude40° 46' 23.05'' N (40.77°)
Longitude 73° 54' 47.78'' W (-73.91°)
Elevation17.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-12-02 03:07 EST
UT Date & Time2017-12-02 08:07 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle25°
Moving
Facing azimuth260°
First azimuth260°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth260°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-26
ColorLight blue, white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksSimilar to lighting magnesium on fire, it was a bright flash that lasted for a second or two.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-