Observer Name Suzanne S Experience Level 3/5 Remarks Yes! This is the third time I have seen a fireball in the same area while driving. I’ve only reported one other time which that fireball was so large. I feel so lucky to see these! I’m so interested in learning more.
Location Address Westford, MA Latitude 42° 34' 24.02'' N (42.57°) Longitude 71° 25' 13.83'' W (-71.42°) Elevation 77.12m
Time and Duration Local Date & Time 2023-03-11 20:00 EDT UT Date & Time 2023-03-12 01:00 UT Duration ≈3.5s
Direction Moving direction From up right to down left Descent Angle 245°
Moving Facing azimuth 226.27° First azimuth 304.84° First elevation 52° Last azimuth 215.47° Last elevation 17°
Brightness and color Stellar Magnitude -13 Color Green, Orange, Red, White
Concurrent Sound Observation No Remarks -
Delayed Sound Observation No Remarks -
Persistent train Observation Unknown Duration - Length - Remarks -
Terminal flash Observation Yes Remarks White to green/fire!
Fragmentation Observation Unknown Remarks -