Reports Report 2740bp (Event 2740-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2740-2020
Observer
NameMatthew S
Experience Level3/5
Remarks The fireball was white and very bright. There was a boom about 30 seconds after the fireball disappeared. Although it is unlikely the sound and the fireball were connected, I thought it is worth noting.
Location
AddressJeffersonville, IN
Latitude38° 18' 48.87'' N (38.31°)
Longitude 85° 44' 22.5'' W (-85.74°)
Elevation146.76m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-06-07 21:42 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-06-08 01:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle339°
Moving
Facing azimuth91.63°
First azimuth130.8°
First elevation41°
Last azimuth82.41°
Last elevation39°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-18
ColorLight Blue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length10°
RemarksThe fireball had a green/blue color. The train was mostly white with a blue glow. The sky was slightly hazy. The sky was still dark blue before night.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-