Reports Report 2172ad (Event 2172-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2172-2020
Observer
NameAnthony F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksBy far the biggest, brightest and longest shooting star ive ever seen
Location
AddressMiddlefield, CT
Latitude41° 29' 48.39'' N (41.5°)
Longitude 72° 43' 51.51'' W (-72.73°)
Elevation155.32m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-05-03 22:35 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-05-04 02:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle190°
Moving
Facing azimuth261.08°
First azimuth261.78°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth256.9°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-15
ColorOrange, Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteorite entered the atmosphere with a breathtaking flash
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe meteorite burned up and broke off in the atmosphere leaving Behind two little tails of meteorite that brokenofc