Reports Report 1414il (Event 1414-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1414-2019
Observer
NameMary L
Experience Level4/5
RemarksI thought this one was going all the way to the ground; stayed very bright and went out quickly, as opposed to petering out slowly. No terminal flash, though. Interesting!
Location
AddressGardner, MA
Latitude42° 33' 45.43'' N (42.56°)
Longitude 72° 0' 4.13'' W (-72°)
Elevation297.61m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-28 06:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-28 10:15 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle91°
Moving
Facing azimuth235°
First azimuth190°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth230°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBegan to fragment almost immediately, several pieces that glowed white and then red / orange before going out.