Reports Report 244l (Event 244-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 244-2015
Observer
NameBill O
Experience Level2/5
RemarksMy wife witnessed the fireball with me. It went in a straight line before it fragmented wit sparks and disappeared
Location
Address, NJ
Latitude40° 17' 22.62'' N (40.29°)
Longitude 74° 17' 46.73'' W (-74.3°)
Elevation42.14m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 17:34 EST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 22:34 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle220°
Moving
Facing azimuth339.37°
First azimuth12.11°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth333.83°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorRed, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksRed sparks before it disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksSparks flying off end like sparkler before it disappeared