Reports Report 2891h (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameChip C
Experience Level2/5
RemarksWhen I first observed the fireball, I mistook it for a low flying airplane or helicopter.
Location
AddressHooksett, NH
Latitude43° 1' 33.19'' N (43.03°)
Longitude 71° 24' 32.84'' W (-71.41°)
Elevation133.41m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:05 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:05 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle265°
Moving
Facing azimuth338.71°
First azimuth10°
First elevation38°
Last azimuth303.51°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-16
ColorDark Green, Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length10°
RemarksWhen I first observed it, it was similar in appearance to the ISS on a low pass It was yellow and spherical. As the fireball proceeded across the sky flames appeared to have been flickering off of it as it descended.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-