Reports Report 5814aw (Event 5814-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5814-2019
Observer
NameBrian G
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI have seen a few fireballs in my lifetime. This was the most impressive. Was actually surprised there was no sound.
Location
AddressGeorgetown, MA
Latitude42° 42' 43.7'' N (42.71°)
Longitude 70° 59' 23.11'' W (-70.99°)
Elevation30.03m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-22 17:20 EST
UT Date & Time2019-11-22 22:20 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle199°
Moving
Facing azimuth321.34°
First azimuth348.15°
First elevation75°
Last azimuth320.84°
Last elevation32°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorLight Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash before termination. Visible orange fragments behind
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksBehind in trail appeared orange sparkling fragments