Reports Report 4140fi (Event 4140-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4140-2021
Observer
NameNicole N
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI was traveling towards the cape, and buzzards Bay Area when I saw the enormous bright blue/green object with a long white tail.
Location
AddressMarion, MA
Latitude41° 41' 25.84'' N (41.69°)
Longitude 70° 47' 56.39'' W (-70.8°)
Elevation17.96m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-07-30 23:14 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-07-31 03:14 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth33.42°
First azimuth23.3°
First elevation19°
Last azimuth13.77°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorBlue, Light Blue, Green, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration10s
Length99.99°
RemarksThe fireball started out blue/green followed by a long white/grey tail. The rail disperses after the meteor.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-