Reports Report 5254b (Event 5254-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5254-2020
Observer
NameB H
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt looked like a huge bright ball of fire and shot downwards to right, from upper left.
Location
AddressDalton, MA
Latitude42° 29' 2.68'' N (42.48°)
Longitude 73° 8' 33.09'' W (-73.14°)
Elevation358.81m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-18 20:22 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-19 00:22 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle171°
Moving
Facing azimuth78.32°
First azimuth77°
First elevation50°
Last azimuth90.26°
Last elevation56°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-