Reports Report 1750aal (Event 1750-2016)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 1750-2016
Observer
NameWendy S
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI only estimated your questions, we were driving home from the airport, I first thought of a firework, then said, hey maybe it was a meteor. The sky ahead did light up first, but I saw the fireball part to my right, so east as we were driving. Hope my information helps. Thanks
Location
AddressNorthfield, NH
Latitude43° 24' 46.55'' N (43.41°)
Longitude 71° 35' 44.09'' W (-71.6°)
Elevation145.69m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2016-05-17 01:00 EDT
UT Date & Time2016-05-17 05:00 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle150°
Moving
Facing azimuth48.78°
First azimuth32.97°
First elevation18°
Last azimuth56.73°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-6
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationUnknown
Duration-
Length-
Remarks-
Terminal flash
ObservationYes
RemarksI thought it was a weird firework. We were driving in the car and I was very sleepy. I may have seen fragments
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-