Reports Report 5814ap (Event 5814-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5814-2019
Observer
NameChristopher T
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI've been lucky to have seen many meteorites, and this is my third fireball (sadly, only the second report). This one was especially large and started exceptionally bright and continue very high luminosity until it's terminus.
Location
AddressBoston, MA
Latitude42° 21' 24.01'' N (42.36°)
Longitude 71° 8' 17.8'' W (-71.14°)
Elevation6.46m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-22 17:23 EST
UT Date & Time2019-11-22 22:23 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle211°
Moving
Facing azimuth347°
First azimuth352°
First elevation51°
Last azimuth339°
Last elevation26°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorPurple, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length20°
RemarksFaint smoke colored trail, surprisingly wide but fast disappearing (over maybe several seconds).
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksFragmented approximately half-way through it's journey into two large fragments that continued on along with shimmers of dozens or more smaller pieces.