Reports Report 244ae (Event 244-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 244-2015
Observer
NameKarin P
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was an amazing sight; I was really hoping that someone else saw it. It happened just before sunset and the sky was so clear and a deepening blue. There is a great 360 degree view of the sky at the location of the fireball sighting.
Location
AddressCharlotte, VT
Latitude44° 17' 40.1'' N (44.29°)
Longitude 73° 12' 17.29'' W (-73.2°)
Elevation114.47m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-01-31 17:35 EST
UT Date & Time2015-01-31 22:35 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle262°
Moving
Facing azimuth260.54°
First azimuth260.7°
First elevation58°
Last azimuth259.73°
Last elevation42°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-20
ColorLight Blue or turquoise blue
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
Remarksno fragmentation; it looked like something being consumed by fire
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-