Reports Report 4321n (Event 4321-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4321-2020
Observer
NameDan D
Experience Level3/5
Remarksmeteor was in my line of vision and watched from start to finish. I used the houses around me to get bearings on the start finish points.
Location
AddressAdams, MA
Latitude42° 37' 41.26'' N (42.63°)
Longitude 73° 6' 38.84'' W (-73.11°)
Elevation238.08m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-08-10 22:04 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-08-11 02:04 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth285.14°
First azimuth288.65°
First elevation40°
Last azimuth245.97°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange, Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarkssmall flash after fragmentation. yellow/white
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksstreak across the sky lasted 3 seconds leaving smoke trail. Fragmentation occurred in the last second before disappearing. size in the sky was marble at arm's length