Reports Report 1969h (Event 1969-2014)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1969-2014
Observer
NameLi L. C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksThe fireball looked very close, I thought it was a firework initially but it was too brief. There was still some light out and the moon was a thin crescent. I saw it through the windshield in my friend's car. It was low to the horizon when i saw the streak
Location
AddressNew Britain, CT
Latitude41° 41' 26.4'' N (41.69°)
Longitude 72° 45' 59.58'' W (-72.77°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2014-08-28 20:05 EDT
UT Date & Time2014-08-29 00:05 UT
Duration<1s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle135°
Moving
Facing azimuth225°
First azimuth225°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth225°
Last elevation45°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorRed and orange with bluish halo, I thought it was a firework
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-