Reports Report 5945a (Event 5945-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5945-2021
Observer
NameBelinda C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksI am out at night watching the sky a lot for many years and this was the first fireball. It was beautiful!
Location
AddressOcean Isle Beach, NC
Latitude33° 52' 40.93'' N (33.88°)
Longitude 78° 27' 59.97'' W (-78.47°)
Elevation0.51m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-09-24 20:50 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-09-25 00:50 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle233°
Moving
Facing azimuth89.47°
First azimuth99.07°
First elevation13°
Last azimuth90.86°
Last elevation11°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-9
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksStanding on the beach saw large glowing ball of light with a tail that was very close then it disappeared.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
Remarks-