Reports Report 2891em (Event 2891-2015)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2891-2015
Observer
NameJosh Q
Experience Level2/5
Remarks-
Location
AddressSalem, NH
Latitude42° 45' 19.38'' N (42.76°)
Longitude 71° 12' 30.53'' W (-71.21°)
Elevation34.66m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2015-11-01 17:10 EST
UT Date & Time2015-11-01 21:10 UT
Duration≈7.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle260°
Moving
Facing azimuth335.9°
First azimuth345.05°
First elevation45°
Last azimuth325.31°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorLight Yellow, White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationNo
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball dramatically grew in brightness and suddenly broke apart into at least three or four distinguishable pieces close together, seemingly breaking apart horizontally as opposed to shooting off vertically, each glowing very bright but rapidly dimming.
Fragmentation
ObservationYes
RemarksThe fireball dramatically grew in brightness and suddenly broke apart into at least three or four distinguishable pieces close together, seemingly breaking apart horizontally as opposed to shooting off vertically, each glowing very bright but rapidly dimming.