Reports Report 4049b (Event 4049-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4049-2021
Observer
NameJonathan B
Experience Level3/5
Remarksthe fireball just streaked across the sky as I got on 75; lasted about a second and disappeared.
Location
AddressCartersville, GA
Latitude34° 8' 12.97'' N (34.14°)
Longitude 84° 44' 14.47'' W (-84.74°)
Elevation264.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-26 04:51 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-26 08:51 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down right to up left
Descent Angle271°
Moving
Facing azimuth177.77°
First azimuth188.87°
First elevation66°
Last azimuth158.89°
Last elevation55°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-7
ColorGreen, Light Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration1s
Length-
Remarksthe trail was fragmented; color was white; disappeared with the head of the comet
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarksthe tail was fragmented; head of the meteor was not