Reports Report 2891bf (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameMatt L
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt was a striking sight! I haven't seen a fireball like this since I was a teenager (I'm 57 now!)
Location
AddressAndover, MA
Latitude42° 40' 16.57'' N (42.67°)
Longitude 71° 8' 50.19'' W (-71.15°)
Elevation11.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:10 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:10 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle261°
Moving
Facing azimuth348.15°
First azimuth347.94°
First elevation24°
Last azimuth336.48°
Last elevation18°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-10
ColorGreen
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksIt was a single fireball when I first saw it, and it spit into 2 parts just before it disappeared from view behind a nearby building