Reports Report 1362af (Event 1362-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1362-2017
Observer
NameJon G
Experience Level2/5
RemarksOnce in a lifetime experience!
Location
AddressNorth Smithfield, RI
Latitude42° 0' 10.03'' N (42°)
Longitude 71° 33' 48.32'' W (-71.56°)
Elevation76.71m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-14 22:12 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-15 02:12 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle134°
Moving
Facing azimuth295.73°
First azimuth229.9°
First elevation80°
Last azimuth323.22°
Last elevation19°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue, Green, Orange, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksAs it approached horizon tree line the ball erupted into pieces of flaming material with a blue color change prior to eruption.