Reports Report 923b (Event 923-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 923-2021
Observer
NameQuincy I
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was the first non-meteor shower fireball I've ever seen . Was very exciting, but too quick.
Location
AddressRockwell, NC
Latitude35° 30' 13.33'' N (35.5°)
Longitude 80° 31' 53.31'' W (-80.53°)
Elevation234.4m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-02-21 21:25 EST
UT Date & Time2021-02-22 02:25 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle258°
Moving
Facing azimuth341.32°
First azimuth29.19°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth311.38°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
Colorblue-white
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration30s
Length30°
Remarkssmoky trail, thin, dissipated quickly
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-