Reports Report 68d (Event 68-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 68-2016
Observer
NameDaniel K
Experience Level3/5
RemarksI did not see the fireball up until dissipation since it went behind trees which were about 17 derees above the horizon from the viewpoint
Location
AddressPreston, CT
Latitude41° 31' 55.05'' N (41.53°)
Longitude 72° 0' 6.39'' W (-72°)
Elevation43.04m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-01-05 20:24 EST
UT Date & Time2016-01-06 01:24 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle182°
Moving
Facing azimuth206.06°
First azimuth200.28°
First elevation33°
Last azimuth198.17°
Last elevation17°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-12
ColorYellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
RemarksDeep red glow, confined to a narrow path
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-