Reports Report 1362fb (Event 1362-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1362-2017
Observer
NameKathryn F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis is the second fire ball I witnessed. The last one was about a year ago, same time of year in New Windsor,CT.
Location
Address, MA
Latitude42° 33' 33.26'' N (42.56°)
Longitude 71° 56' 23.2'' W (-71.94°)
Elevation355.97m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-04-14 22:05 EDT
UT Date & Time2017-04-15 02:05 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle113°
Moving
Facing azimuth283.25°
First azimuth266.41°
First elevation65°
Last azimuth345.34°
Last elevation33°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorBlue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length35°
RemarksIt first was white with the ball then it trailed from blue to green or green to blue in color.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe flash was at the front where the leading ball was and it behaved like a huge spark getting big and white and then getting smaller and changing to cool colors with the trailing.
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-