Reports Report 5942av (Event 5942-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5942-2021
Observer
NameKevin M
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI was driving south on 390 when I saw it. I am not certain exactly where on the highway I was. I have seen shooting stars before, this was brighter and looked much closer.
Location
AddressGeneseo, NY
Latitude42° 46' 32.04'' N (42.78°)
Longitude 77° 48' 15.2'' W (-77.8°)
Elevation262.78m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-24 20:40 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-09-25 00:40 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle79°
Moving
Facing azimuth254.9°
First azimuth249.81°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth272.24°
Last elevation71°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length40°
RemarksGlowing trail, did not last long
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-