Reports Report 4140au (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NameApril U
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was watching the olympics and suddenly got a “what the heck is that’ feeling. I looked to my left (about 90 degrees) and saw a very bright ball with a tail streaking downward. I only saw it for a second. Wow!
Location
AddressTruro, MA
Latitude42° 0' 7.77'' N (42°)
Longitude 70° 4' 16.41'' W (-70.07°)
Elevation22.38m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:23 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 03:23 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle50°
Moving
Facing azimuth48.01°
First azimuth350.68°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth335.88°
Last elevation10°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-