Reports Report 4572e (Event 4572-2017)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4572-2017
Observer
NameRichard P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWish I happened to be recording, sorry. Still a great sight to witness. Keep up the good work. Thanks
Location
AddressNorth Stonington, CT
Latitude41° 30' 20.02'' N (41.51°)
Longitude 71° 54' 4'' W (-71.9°)
Elevation103.34m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2017-11-23 01:57 EST
UT Date & Time2017-11-23 06:57 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth71.76°
First azimuth89.04°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth50.48°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorRed, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length22°
RemarksWhite smoking, it was lit up by an additional piece which also had smoke.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksNoticed a sudden bright light and looked up to see a very large, very bright fireball. It was followed by a smaller piece and what looked to be many very small pieces sloughing off and burning up in between and slightly under the 2 bigger pieces.