Reports Report 1280c (Event 1280-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1280-2020
Observer
NameTim C
Experience Level5/5
RemarksLooked more like debris time but didn’t see any launches that day... not very many bolides are orange like that.
Location
AddressBuffalo, NY
Latitude42° 59' 17.82'' N (42.99°)
Longitude 78° 43' 15.82'' W (-78.72°)
Elevation186.82m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-03-14 00:43 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-03-14 04:43 UT
Duration≈20s
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth254°
First azimuth257°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth88°
Last elevation-
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length
RemarksGlowing
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksWhen within Virgo an explosion occurred. Spica was the nearest major star.