Reports Report 6406c (Event 6406-2021)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 6406-2021
Observer
NameGarrett O
Experience Level3/5
RemarksThis was a rather slow fireball compared to the ones I’ve seen, definitely one of the longer lived ones I’ve seen. May have started even further east than when I saw it. There were tall trees to my left
Location
AddressLongmeadow, MA
Latitude42° 4' 12.23'' N (42.07°)
Longitude 72° 35' 16.44'' W (-72.59°)
Elevation22.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2021-10-08 19:11 EDT
UT Date & Time2021-10-08 23:11 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle108°
Moving
Facing azimuth190°
First azimuth175°
First elevation52°
Last azimuth225°
Last elevation31°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration0.2s
Length
RemarksA dimmer glow following the fireball
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSmaller fireballs broke off near the end of visibility