Reports Report 1174al (Event 1174-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1174-2019
Observer
NameJoanna R
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI've never seen anything like this before in my life. It was so huge, close & hot.
Location
AddressNorth Adams, MA
Latitude42° 41' 48.15'' N (42.7°)
Longitude 73° 8' 48.33'' W (-73.15°)
Elevation195.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-18 22:45 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-19 02:45 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle114°
Moving
Facing azimuth96.16°
First azimuth72.88°
First elevation49°
Last azimuth129.99°
Last elevation22°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-28
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.5s
Length20°
RemarksFire, Glowing, flames, sparks, smoke
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBright red flame like sparks flying behind fire ball