Reports Report 5519f (Event 5519-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5519-2020
Observer
NamePat B
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI noticed the fireball at about the level of Cassiopeia constellation while enjoying a campfire and it arced almost directly overhead and behind me. I lost the end of it behind some trees behind us. No one else saw it as I didn’t have time to say anything I was so surprised.
Location
AddressPierce, NE
Latitude42° 13' 3.84'' N (42.22°)
Longitude 97° 31' 31.26'' W (-97.53°)
Elevation480.19m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-10-03 22:30 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-10-04 03:30 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle35°
Moving
Facing azimuth36.79°
First azimuth41.34°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth229.48°
Last elevation47°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
RemarksGlowing train that was not very long
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-