Reports Report 5162n (Event 5162-2016)

Observer
Name S S
Experience Level 3/5
Remarks -
Location
Address Bridgeport, CT
Latitude 41° 10' 45.25'' N (41.179235°)
Longitude 73° 10' 51.06'' W (-73.180851°)
Elevation 12.358m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2016-12-14 06:47 EST
UT Date & Time 2016-12-14 11:47 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Direction
Moving direction From up right to down left
Descent Angle 251°
Moving
Facing azimuth 260.61°
First azimuth 260°
First elevation 41°
Last azimuth 255°
Last elevation 28°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -5
Color Light Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation Yes
Remarks slightly noticeable flash at ending location
Fragmentation
Observation Yes
Remarks Fragmentation happened about 3/4 of the way through the trajectory. Split into two parts: one that curved sightly down and extinguished quickly, and one that continued on the original path and then extinguished