Reports Report 4176w (Event 4176-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4176-2021
Observer
NameSamuel C
Experience Level1/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressBristol, ME
Latitude43° 52' 29.05'' N (43.87°)
Longitude 69° 31' 19.86'' W (-69.52°)
Elevation3.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-02 23:15 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-08-03 03:15 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle181°
Moving
Facing azimuth268.35°
First azimuth266.19°
First elevation48°
Last azimuth266.13°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-19
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksIn the night sky above me, there was a bright, temporarily blinding flash, followed by a large stream of fiery light from the source. From the jet, I could see what looked like small pieces of mineral breaking from the meteor.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIn the night sky above me, there was a bright, temporarily blinding flash, followed by a large stream of fiery light from the source. From the jet, I could see what looked like small pieces of mineral breaking from the meteor.