Reports Report 2891n (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameLeigh W
Experience Level1/5
RemarksGreat experience. Looking things up on the Internet could have been a bolide fireball. Let me know if it was.
Location
AddressPortsmouth, NH
Latitude43° 7' 3.27'' N (43.12°)
Longitude 70° 49' 29.69'' W (-70.82°)
Elevation-0.98m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:05 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 22:05 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle253°
Moving
Facing azimuth325.83°
First azimuth328.68°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth320°
Last elevation30°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-14
ColorOrange, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration3s
Length-
RemarksGlowing
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksBright flash then broke off in two pieces. Fire died right out and then disappeared
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksLarger piece appeared to maintain its trajectory while smaller piece appeared to nose dive down. Both disappeared within a second of two once this occurred