Reports Report 909a (Event 909-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 909-2020
Observer
NameAnne A
Experience Level5/5
RemarksThe head of the fireball glowed bright white, everything behind it was Orange.
Location
Address (VI)
Latitude18° 18' 27.73'' N (18.31°)
Longitude 64° 57' 24.85'' W (-64.96°)
Elevation66.02m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-02-21 02:57 AST
UT Date & Time2020-02-21 06:57 UT
Duration≈3.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle154°
Moving
Facing azimuth220°
First azimuth220°
First elevation88°
Last azimuth220°
Last elevation40°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-4
ColorDark Orange, Light Orange & White
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration18s
Length45°
RemarksThe long trail (both in length & time) seemed to glow very Orange, similar to fireplace embers. The glowing trail also appeared to have smaller bursts within, additional debris burning up in the atmosphere?
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-