Reports Report 1414dl (Event 1414-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1414-2019
Observer
NameMichael B
Experience Level4/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressHowell Township, NJ
Latitude40° 14' 5.99'' N (40.23°)
Longitude 74° 5' 25.85'' W (-74.09°)
Elevation26.17m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-03-28 06:10 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-03-28 10:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle200°
Moving
Facing azimuth30°
First azimuth-
First elevation60°
Last azimuth350°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFireball was initially larger and brighter with a lagging "tail" behind a round bright ball then broke into smaller fragments before disappearing.