Reports Report 2794e (Event 2794-2019)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2794-2019
Observer
NameMichael R
Experience Level5/5
RemarksThe meteor appeared as a perfect round ball of bright white in color. Looked like a baseball in the sky that didnt change until it faded out. Quite unusual. Never seen a hairball like this before.
Location
AddressCridersville, OH
Latitude40° 39' 10.95'' N (40.65°)
Longitude 84° 9' 32.76'' W (-84.16°)
Elevation266.36m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2019-06-29 00:21 EDT
UT Date & Time2019-06-29 04:21 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle209°
Moving
Facing azimuth-
First azimuth280°
First elevation70°
Last azimuth250°
Last elevation20°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-8
ColorWhite
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration5s
Length50°
RemarksSlight thin smokey only lasting 5 seconds. Atmosphere was hazy.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-