Reports Report 5261a (Event 5261-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5261-2020
Observer
NameKen P
Experience Level2/5
RemarksVery obvious short white fireball, headed east over the Atlantic
Location
AddressSalem, MA
Latitude42° 31' 36.69'' N (42.53°)
Longitude 70° 54' 18.71'' W (-70.91°)
Elevation13.43m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-18 23:48 EDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-19 03:48 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle118°
Moving
Facing azimuth78.69°
First azimuth54.6°
First elevation57°
Last azimuth91.93°
Last elevation42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-