Reports Report 2056k (Event 2056-2022)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2056-2022
Observer
NameSharon S
Experience Level3/5
RemarksWe were driving over the Albemarle Sound and both thought at first it was a plane on fire. It was going slower than most meteors we have seen but it was huge! Then it disappeared and we waited for an explosion and realized it was a fireball!
Location
AddressRoper, NC
Latitude35° 59' 13.11'' N (35.99°)
Longitude 76° 30' 12.91'' W (-76.5°)
Elevation-6.9m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2022-03-26 21:42 EDT
UT Date & Time2022-03-27 01:42 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle262°
Moving
Facing azimuth155.63°
First azimuth158.57°
First elevation23°
Last azimuth138.08°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-5
ColorYellow, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-