Reports Report 4140dw (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NameLisa D
Experience Level3/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBridgton, ME
Latitude44° 0' 44.02'' N (44.01°)
Longitude 70° 39' 7.41'' W (-70.65°)
Elevation84.5m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 03:15 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle257°
Moving
Facing azimuth90°
First azimuth110°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth45°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorBlue, Green, Red, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksIt was a glowing train that seemed to change colors right before the fireball flashed brighter.
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball seemed to almost explode and get a lot brighter about halfway through its arc. It changed colors right before. It was behind a cloud when it happened and just lit the whole lake up. It was amazing!
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-