Reports Report 5814fc (Event 5814-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5814-2019
Observer
NameMichelle T
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI had 2 witnesses in the car that also saw this fireball. They said, "Woa, look at that." After that was said it lasted approximately 2 more seconds.
Location
AddressPawtucket, RI
Latitude41° 51' 45.78'' N (41.86°)
Longitude 71° 22' 13.72'' W (-71.37°)
Elevation17.67m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-11-22 17:22 EST
UT Date & Time2019-11-22 22:22 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle236°
Moving
Facing azimuth327.07°
First azimuth14.39°
First elevation27°
Last azimuth8.43°
Last elevation24°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-22
ColorWhite, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length50°
RemarksThe train glowed as it trailed downward. It was a streak of light that was wider as it started and thinned out as it got closer to terminating.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-