Reports Report 4176t (Event 4176-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 4176-2021
Observer
NameZacharie M
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe initial flash was super bright, almost hurting our eyes. We were out star gazing when it happened.
Location
AddressBartlett, NH
Latitude44° 6' 17.95'' N (44.1°)
Longitude 71° 10' 24.72'' W (-71.17°)
Elevation160.58m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-08-02 23:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-08-03 03:00 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom down left to up right
Descent Angle
Moving
Facing azimuth3.8°
First azimuth6.54°
First elevation60°
Last azimuth20.99°
Last elevation70°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-17
ColorRed, orange, rust colored
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
RemarksA glowing orange and red trail, with rust like colors that quickly fated from the middle to the outer edges
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksLarge flash that lit up everything is white light. It looked like mid day all round when it happened
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSmaller looking chunks flying out at 20 to 45 degree angles, leaving behind smaller versions of the main trail